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What is prostate cancer?

... The enzyme 5-alpha reductase converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone
(DHT). DHT is the main hormone that signals the prostate to grow. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-what-is-prostate-cancer

Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... reaching prostate cancer cells. The main androgens are testosterone
and dihydrotestosterone (DHT). Most of the body's ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

What is prostate cancer?

... The enzyme 5-alpha reductase converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone
(DHT). DHT is the main hormone that signals the prostate to grow. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer

Cancer Glossary

... See also screening. DHT Search. see dihydrotestosterone. ... dihydrotestosterone
Search [die-hi-dro-tes-TOSS-ter-own]. also called DHT. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

Can prostate cancer be prevented?

... 5-alpha reductase is the enzyme in the body that changes testosterone into
dihydrotestosterone (DHT), the main hormone that causes the prostate ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-prevention

What is prostate cancer?

... The enzyme 5-alpha reductase converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone
(DHT). DHT is the main hormone that signals the prostate to grow. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525252525253fdocselected%2525252525252525253dprostate-cancer-early-detection-state-screening-co

What is prostate cancer?

... The enzyme 5-alpha reductase converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone
(DHT). DHT is the main hormone that signals the prostate to grow. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525252525253fdocselected%2525252525252525253dprostate-c

What is prostate cancer?

... The enzyme 5-alpha reductase converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone
(DHT). DHT is the main hormone that signals the prostate to grow. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525252525253fdocselected%2525252525252525253dprostate-cancer-early-detectio

What is prostate cancer?

... The enzyme 5-alpha reductase converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone
(DHT). DHT is the main hormone that signals the prostate to grow. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-what-is-prostate-cancer%2525252525252525253fdocselected%2525252525252525253dprostate-cancer-early-detection-medicare-coverage&

Can prostate cancer be prevented?

... 5-alpha reductase is the enzyme in the body that changes testosterone into
dihydrotestosterone (DHT), the main hormone that causes the prostate ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/moreinformation/prostatecancerearlydetection/prostate-cancer-early-detection-prevention