Progesterone and related progestins: potential new health benefits

@article{SitrukWare2013ProgesteroneAR,
  title={Progesterone and related progestins: potential new health benefits},
  author={R. Sitruk-Ware and M. El-Etr},
  journal={Climacteric},
  year={2013},
  volume={16},
  pages={69 - 78}
}
Abstract Progesterone is a steroid hormone that is essential for the regulation of reproductive function. The main physiological roles of this hormone have been widely described. Progesterone and progestins have been approved for a number of indications including the treatment of irregular and anovulatory menstrual cycles and, when combined with estrogen, for contraception, and the prevention of endometrial hyperplasia in postmenopausal hormonal replacement therapy (HRT) regimens. Lack of… Expand
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