Pathogenesis of endometrial cancer

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Estrogens that derive from androgens produced by the adrenal glands and nonspecialized ovarian stroma are continuously secreted after menopause, and half of the cases of asymptomatic postmenopausal endometria retain weak proliferative reactivity to estrogens.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCurrent Approaches to Endometrial Cancer
PublisherFuture Medicine Ltd.
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9781780844381
ISBN (Print)9781780844404
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2014


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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Ohgami, T., & Kato, K. (2014). Pathogenesis of endometrial cancer. In Current Approaches to Endometrial Cancer (pp. 18-32). Future Medicine Ltd..