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analog

[an-uh-log] a man-made version of a naturally occurring substance. See also luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone analogs.

Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... An anti-androgen may be added to treatment if orchiectomy, an LHRH analog,
or LHRH antagonist is no longer working by itself. ...

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

Treating hairy cell leukemia

... lymph nodes. Treatment is most often with one of the purine analog
drugs -- either cladribine (2-CdA) or pentostatin. Up ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chroniclymphocyticcll/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-lymphocytic-treating-hairy-cell-leukemia

Chemotherapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... They are often used along with a purine analog, with other chemo drugs, with
a corticosteroid, or with the monoclonal antibody rituximab (Rituxan ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chroniclymphocyticcll/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-lymphocytic-treating-chemotherapy

What's new in research and treatment of Merkel cell ...

... An example is pasireotide (Signifor), which is a type of drug known as a
somatostatin analog. Some new drugs pair a somatostatin ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-merkelcell/detailedguide/skin-cancer-merkel-cell-carcinoma-research

Chemotherapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... They are often used along with a purine analog, with other chemo drugs, with
a corticosteroid, or with the monoclonal antibody rituximab (Rituxan ...

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Chemotherapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... They are often used along with a purine analog, with other chemo drugs, with
a corticosteroid, or with the monoclonal antibody rituximab (Rituxan ...

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Chemotherapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... They are often used along with a purine analog, with other chemo drugs, with
a corticosteroid, or with the monoclonal antibody rituximab (Rituxan ...

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Treatment of invasive breast cancer, by stage

... Some doctors also give a luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH)
analog, which temporarily stops the ovaries from functioning. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-by-stage

What's new in acute myeloid leukemia research and treatment ...

... Sapacitabine, which is a type of drug known as a nucleoside analog, has shown
promise as a treatment option for older patients with AML. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutemyeloidaml/detailedguide/leukemia-acute-myeloid-myelogenous-new-research

What happens after treatment for breast cancer in men?

... If you are taking an aromatase inhibitor or a luteinizing hormone-releasing
hormone (LHRH) analog, you may be at increased risk for osteoporosis ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-after-follow-up