Indispensability of the Human Corpus Luteum in the Maintenance of Early Pregnancy. Luteectomy Evidence

Obstet Gynecol Surv. 1978 Feb;33(2):69-81. doi: 10.1097/00006254-197802000-00001.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Abortion, Induced
  • Adult
  • Corpus Luteum / physiology*
  • Corpus Luteum / surgery
  • Estradiol / blood
  • Estradiol / pharmacology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Menstruation
  • Oxytocin / pharmacology
  • Pregnancy Maintenance*
  • Pregnancy Trimester, First
  • Pregnancy*
  • Pressure
  • Progesterone / blood
  • Progesterone / pharmacology
  • Prostaglandins F / pharmacology
  • Uterus / drug effects
  • Uterus / physiology

Substances

  • Prostaglandins F
  • Progesterone
  • Estradiol
  • Oxytocin