17-alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone

Known as: 17 alpha hydroxyprogesterone, 17-Hydroxypregn-4-Ene-3,20-Dione, 17 hydroxyprogesterone 
A physiological progestin that is produced during glucocorticoid and steroid hormone synthesis and is increased during the third trimester of… (More)
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1949-2018
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND In singleton gestations, 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) has been shown to reduce the rate of recurrent… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether 17-alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) treatment affect changes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Women who have had a spontaneous preterm delivery are at greatly increased risk for preterm delivery in subsequent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The kinetic parameters, steroid substrate specificity and identities of reaction products were determined for four homogeneous… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
In the last few years some studies assessed the effects of attenuation of hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance, obtained by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To test the hypothesis that the hyperandrogenemia associated with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) results from an intrinsic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Insulin resistance and increased ovarian cytochrome P450c17 alpha activity are both features of the polycystic ovary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The aromatase enzyme complex catalyzes the conversion of androgens to estrogens in a wide variety of tissues, including the ovary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Progesterone and 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone (but not other steroids such as testosterone, corticosterone, beta-estradiol… (More)
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1985
1985
Eighty pregnant women at high risk of giving birth prematurely were divided randomly into two groups. Treatment with either 17… (More)
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