Progesterone resistance in endometriosis: origins, consequences and interventions.

@article{Patel2017ProgesteroneRI,
  title={Progesterone resistance in endometriosis: origins, consequences and interventions.},
  author={Bansari G Patel and Martin Rudnicki and Jie Yu and Yi-min Shu and Robert K N Taylor},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2017},
  volume={96 6},
  pages={623-632}
}
Endometriosis is a common cause of pelvic pain and affects up to 10% of women of reproductive age. Aberrant progesterone signaling in the endometrium plays a significant role in impaired decidualization and establishment of ectopic endometrial implants. Eutopic endometrial cells from women with endometriosis fail to downregulate genes needed for… CONTINUE READING