Serdar Balci, MD, Pathologist

Serdar Balci, MD, Pathologist, is a graduate of Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey. He has completed postdoctoral research fellowship in Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA. He has been working as a registered Anatomic Pathologist in Turkey.  He is interested in surgical pathology, tumor classifications, quality assurance, and recent scientific news.
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Progesterone Receptor Status in Endometriosis

Some patients do not respond to progesterone hormone therapy. In this study recently published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, the authors led by Hugh S. Taylor from the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences from Yale School of Medicine, New Havens, Connecticut, try to identify the reason behind this variation. Progesterone shows its effect when it binds to its receptor, which is located in the nucleus of the cells. If progesterone receptor levels are high, the…

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