Migration of cells from experimental endometriosis to the uterine endometrium.

Abstract

Endometriosis is the estrogen-dependent growth of endometrial tissue outside the uterus. Endometriosis has an effect on the eutopic endometrium; however, the nature of the cellular or molecular signal from the lesion to the uterus is unknown. Here we demonstrate that cells migrate from endometriosis to eutopic endometrium. Experimental endometriosis was… (More)
DOI: 10.1210/en.2012-1202

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