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Medicines to treat pituitary tumors | American Cancer Society

... pituitary and other glands, blocks growth hormone (somatotropin) production
by adenomas and returns insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) to normal ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pituitarytumors/detailedguide/pituitary-tumors-treating-medicines

Treatment of functional (hormone-making) pituitary tumors ...

... If growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) levels remain high
after surgery, many experts recommend treating with medicine first. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pituitarytumors/detailedguide/pituitary-tumors-treating-functional-tumors

How are pituitary tumors diagnosed? | American Cancer ...

... The next step is to check the levels of growth hormone and insulin-like growth
factor-1 (IGF-1) in your blood samples, which are taken the morning ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pituitarytumors/detailedguide/pituitary-tumors-diagnosis

Cancer Glossary

... immunochemical test. IGF-1 Search. see insulin-like growth factor-1.
ileostomy Search [ill-ee-OSS-tuh-me]. an operation ...

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

Pituitary Tumors

... The next step is to check the levels of growth hormone and insulin-like growth
factor-1 (IGF- 1) in your blood samples, which are taken the morning ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003133-pdf.pdf

Does body weight affect cancer risk?

... insulin and estrogen; Factors that regulate cell division, such as
insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1); Proteins that influence ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/dietandphysicalactivity/bodyweightandcancerrisk/body-weight-and-cancer-risk-effects

Rhabdomyosarcoma

... Examples of newer targeted drugs being studied for use against RMS include: •
IGF-1 receptor inhibitors, such as cixutumumab (IMC-1A2) ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003136-pdf.pdf

What's new in rhabdomyosarcoma research and treatment?

... IGF-1 receptor inhibitors, such as cixutumumab (IMC-1A2); Drugs that affect
a tumor's ability to make new blood vessels, such as bevacizumab ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/rhabdomyosarcoma/detailedguide/rhabdomyosarcoma-new-research

Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone

... IGF-1 in milk from rBGH-treated cows. ... There have been no direct comparisons
of IGF-1 levels in people who drink ordinary cow's milk vs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/othercarcinogens/athome/recombinant-bovine-growth-hormone

Prostate Cancer

... Some researchers have noted that men with high levels of another hormone,
insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1), are more likely to get prostate ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003134-pdf.pdf