Intrauterine progesterone treatment of early endometrial cancer.

Authors: Montz FJ, Bristow RE, Bovicelli A, Tomacruz R, Kurman RJ.

Publication Year: 2002

Citation: Am J Obstet Gynecol 2002;186(4):651-7.

This study evaluated the use of a progesterone-releasing IUD as a feasible treatment for early stage endometrial cancer (IA, grade 1). Twelve subjects were followed for 36 months. Results suggested IUD progesterone appeared to resolve some cases of early endometrial cancer.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11967486