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Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

Hormone therapy, also called androgen deprivation therapy or androgen
suppression therapy, reduces androgen levels to prevent these hormones ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... androgen ablation Search [an-druh-jen ab-lay-shun]. see androgen blockade,
androgen deprivation therapy. ... See also androgen-independent. ...

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

Hormone Therapy Not Shown to Benefit Older Patients with ...

... of nearly 20000 men aged 66 and older with early-stage prostate cancer found
that those who were prescribed androgen deprivation hormone ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/hormone-therapy-not-shown-to-benefit-older-patients-with-early-prostate-cancer

References: Prostate cancer detailed guide

... guide. Akaza H, Hinotsu S, Usami M, et al; Study Group for the Combined
Androgen Blockade Therapy of Prostate Cancer. ...

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

Study: New Drug Enzalutamide Extends Life in Advanced ...

... Journal of Medicine. Enzalutamide is a kind of drug called an anti-androgen,
which is a type of hormone therapy. These drugs ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/study-new-drug-enzalutamide-extends-life-in-advanced-prostate-cancer

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer

Hormone therapy, also called androgen deprivation therapy, is used to reduce
levels of male hormones (androgens) in the body to help stop ...

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

Prostate cancer that remains or recurs after treatment

... If this stops working, an anti-androgen may be added. Other treatments
aimed at bone metastases may be used as well. ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... See also tumor markers. CAB Search. combined androgen blockade. ... See also
androgen deprivation therapy, chemical castration, testicles. ...

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

Study: New Drug Enzalutamide Extends Life in Advanced ...

... Journal of Medicine. Enzalutamide is a kind of drug called an anti-androgen,
which is a type of hormone therapy. These drugs ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/study-new-drug-enzalutamide-extends-life-in-advanced-prostate-cancer

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... Bin He at Baylor College of Medicine leads a group that has discovered a
novel protein called GATA2 that controls androgen receptor expression ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=387