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Obstetrics and Gynecology International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 879618, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/879618
Clinical Study

Gene Expression of Leptin and Long Leptin Receptor Isoform in Endometriosis: A Case-Control Study

1Gynecological Endocrinology Unit, Division of Endocrinology, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre (HCPA), Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
2Human Reproduction Unit, Hospital Fêmina, Grupo Hospitalar Conceição (GHC), Rua Mostardeiro 17, 90430-001 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
3Division of Pathology, HCPA, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
4Laboratory of Molecular Endocrinology, Department of Physiology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Received 23 December 2012; Revised 12 February 2013; Accepted 14 February 2013

Academic Editor: Fernando M. Reis

Copyright © 2013 Andrea Prestes Nácul et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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