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

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

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

Keywords:

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

Abstract:

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.