The effect of the levonorgestrel releasing intrauterine system on endometrial hyperplasia: An Australian study and systematic review

Buttini, MJ, Jordan, SJ and Webb, PM (2009) The effect of the levonorgestrel releasing intrauterine system on endometrial hyperplasia: An Australian study and systematic review. AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY, 49 3: 316-322. doi:10.1111/j.1479-828X.2009.00981.x


Author Buttini, MJ
Jordan, SJ
Webb, PM
Title The effect of the levonorgestrel releasing intrauterine system on endometrial hyperplasia: An Australian study and systematic review
Journal name AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0004-8666
Publication date 2009-06-01
Year available 2009
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1111/j.1479-828X.2009.00981.x
Open Access Status
Volume 49
Issue 3
Start page 316
End page 322
Total pages 7
Place of publication Australia
Publisher Wiley - Blackwell Publishing Asia
Language eng
Subject C1
920507 Women's Health
111402 Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Abstract Background: The levonorgestrel intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) provides effective contraception and treatment for menorrhagia and is used to prevent endometrial hyperplasia (EH) in women taking unopposed oestrogens.
Keyword endometrial hyperplasia
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Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
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