Complex hyperplasia with and without atypia: clinical outcomes and implications of progestin therapy.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Obstetrics and gynecology, Volume 116, Issue 2 Pt 1, p.365-73 (2010)


2010, Adult, Aged, Center-Authored Paper, Cohort Studies, Endometrial Hyperplasia, Endometrial Neoplasms, Endometrium, Female, Humans, Hysterectomy, Incidence, Middle Aged, Progestins, Public Health Sciences Division, Retrospective Studies, Risk Factors


Limited data exist to inform clinicians and patients as to the likelihood of long-term endometrial hyperplasia response to progestin therapy, especially for atypical hyperplasia. We evaluated women with complex and atypical endometrial hyperplasia, comparing those prescribed progestin with those not prescribed progestin.