Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of jrsocmedLink to Publisher's site
J R Soc Med. 1981 June; 74(6): 403–406.
PMCID: PMC1438760

Oestrogen and endometrial cancer: a reappraisal.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (756K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Antunes CM, Strolley PD, Rosenshein NB, Davies JL, Tonascia JA, Brown C, Burnett L, Rutledge A, Pokempner M, Garcia R. Endometrial cancer and estrogen use. Report of a large case-control study. N Engl J Med. 1979 Jan 4;300(1):9–13. [PubMed]
  • Burch JC, Byrd BF, Jr, Vaughn WK. The effects of long-term estrogen on hysterectomized women. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1974 Mar 15;118(6):778–782. [PubMed]
  • Collins J, Donner A, Allen LH, Adams O. Oestrogen use and survival in endometrial cancer. Lancet. 1980 Nov 1;2(8201):961–964. [PubMed]
  • Farber E, Cameron R. The sequential analysis of cancer development. Adv Cancer Res. 1980;31:125–226. [PubMed]
  • Ferenczy A, Guralnick M, Gelfand MM. Outpatient diagnostic techniques for endometrial carcinoma. Compr Ther. 1978 Mar;4(3):27–33. [PubMed]
  • Fialkow PJ. Use of genetic markers to study cellular origin and development of tumors in human females. Adv Cancer Res. 1972;15:191–226. [PubMed]
  • Gordon J, Reagan JW, Finkle WD, Ziel HK. Estrogen and endometrial carcinoma. An independent pathology review supporting original risk estimate. N Engl J Med. 1977 Sep 15;297(11):570–571. [PubMed]
  • Greenwald P, Caputo TA, Wolfgang PE. Endometrial cancer after menopausal use of estrogens. Obstet Gynecol. 1977 Aug;50(2):239–243. [PubMed]
  • Gurpide E. Enzymatic modulation of hormonal action at the target tissue. J Toxicol Environ Health. 1978 Mar-May;4(2-3):249–268. [PubMed]
  • Horwitz RI, Feinstein AR. Alternative analytic methods for case-control studies of estrogens and endometrial cancer. N Engl J Med. 1978 Nov 16;299(20):1089–1094. [PubMed]
  • Hulka BS, Kaufman DG, Fowler WC, Jr, Grimson RC, Greenberg BG. Predominance of early endometrial cancers after long-term estrogen use. JAMA. 1980 Nov 28;244(21):2419–2422. [PubMed]
  • Jacobs HS. Hormone replacement therapy. J R Soc Med. 1979 Nov;72(11):797–798. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Jelovsek FR, Hammond CB, Woodard BH, Draffin R, Lee KL, Creasman WT, Parker RT. Risk of exogenous estrogen therapy and endometrial cancer. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1980 May 1;137(1):85–91. [PubMed]
  • McCarty KS, Jr, Barton TK, Fetter BF, Creasman WT, McCarty KS., Sr Correlation of estrogen and progesterone receptors with histologic differentiation in endometrial adenocarcinoma. Am J Pathol. 1979 Jul;96(1):171–183. [PubMed]
  • McDonald TW, Malkasian GD, Gaffey TA. Endometrial cancer associated with feminizing ovarian tumor and polycystic ovarian disease. Obstet Gynecol. 1977 Jun;49(6):654–658. [PubMed]
  • Mack TM, Pike MC, Henderson BE, Pfeffer RI, Gerkins VR, Arthur M, Brown SE. Estrogens and endometrial cancer in a retirement community. N Engl J Med. 1976 Jun 3;294(23):1262–1267. [PubMed]
  • Nachtigall LE, Nachtigall RH, Nachtigall RD, Beckman EM. Estrogen replacement therapy II: a prospective study in the relationship to carcinoma and cardiovascular and metabolic problems. Obstet Gynecol. 1979 Jul;54(1):74–79. [PubMed]
  • Rosenwaks Z, Wentz AC, Jones GS, Urban MD, Lee PA, Migeon CJ, Parmley TH, Woodruff JD. Endometrial pathology and estrogens. Obstet Gynecol. 1979 Apr;53(4):403–410. [PubMed]
  • Rosol M, Strnad L, Havel V, Andrýs J, Vácha K. Untersuchungen zum Inzidenzanstieg der Endometrium- und Ovarialkarzinome in der CSSR während der Jahre 1960 bis 1973. Zentralbl Gynakol. 1976;98(3):175–182. [PubMed]
  • Shapiro S, Kaufman DW, Slone D, Rosenberg L, Miettinen OS, Stolley PD, Rosenshein NB, Watring WG, Leavitt T, Jr, Knapp RC. Recent and past use of conjugated estrogens in relation to adenocarcinoma of the endometrium. N Engl J Med. 1980 Aug 28;303(9):485–489. [PubMed]
  • Stadel BV, Weiss N. Characteristics of menopausal women: a survey of King and Pierce counties in Washington, 1973-2974. Am J Epidemiol. 1975 Sep;102(3):209–216. [PubMed]
  • Sultana HM, Camilleri AP. Gynecological cancer in the Maltese Islands. Gynecol Oncol. 1977 Dec;5(4):346–356. [PubMed]
  • Thom MH, Studd JW. Oestrogens and endometrial hyperplasia. Br J Hosp Med. 1980 May;23(5):506–513. [PubMed]
  • Tseng L, Gurpide E. Effect of estrone and progesterone on the nuclear uptake of estradiol by slices of human endometrium. Endocrinology. 1973 Jul;93(1):245–248. [PubMed]
  • Walker AM, Jick H. Cancer of the corpus uteri: increasing incidence in the United States, 1970--1975. Am J Epidemiol. 1979 Jul;110(1):47–51. [PubMed]
  • Weinstein MC. Estrogen use in postmenopausal women--costs, risks, and benefits. N Engl J Med. 1980 Aug 7;303(6):308–316. [PubMed]
  • Weiss NS. Noncontraceptive estrogens and abnormalities of endometrial proliferation. Ann Intern Med. 1978 Mar;88(3):410–412. [PubMed]

Articles from Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press