Hormonal therapy of endometrial cancer

Eur J Cancer. 2005 Mar;41(5):673-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2004.12.008. Epub 2005 Jan 18.


Hormonal therapy of advanced or recurrent endometrial cancer is a well-established therapeutic option. Patients most likely to respond have lower grade tumours and possess progesterone receptors on the surface of their cancer cells.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal / therapeutic use*
  • Endometrial Neoplasms / drug therapy*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Progesterone / therapeutic use*


  • Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
  • Progesterone