Endometrial Flushing Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha and Interleukin 2 Levels in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Leiomyoma and Endometrioma: Comparison with Healthy Controls

Demir M., Kalyoncu S., İNCE O., Ozkan B., Kelekci S., Saglam G., ...More

GEBURTSHILFE UND FRAUENHEILKUNDE, vol.79, no.5, pp.517-523, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/a-0829-3873
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.517-523
  • Keywords: endometrial receptivity, interleukin 2, tumor necrosis factor alpha, polycystic ovary syndrome, leiomyoma, endometrioma, TNF-ALPHA, RECURRENT MISCARRIAGE, PERITONEAL-FLUID, IMPLANTATION, RECEPTIVITY, EXPRESSION, CYTOKINES, CELLS, GLYCODELIN, ADHESION
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: No


Introduction An important open question in the literature is whether endometrial receptivity marker levels are different in infertility related diseases than healthy women. The aim of the study is to compare the levels of interleukin two (IL-2) and tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) during the implantation window in the endometrial flushing fluid of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), endometrioma, leiomyoma patients with healthy controls.