Myometrial response to prostaglandins during labor.

  title={Myometrial response to prostaglandins during labor.},
  author={Matts Wikland and Bo Lindblom and N. Wiqvist},
  journal={Gynecologic and obstetric investigation},
  volume={17 3},
The myometrial response to prostaglandins (PGs) before labor has been studied earlier in this laboratory by the use of a superfusion technique. In the present investigation the same technique was used to explore the contractile effect of PGE2 and PGF2 alpha on myometrial strips obtained during active, spontaneous labor. Both PGE2 and PGF2 alpha had a marked… CONTINUE READING