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androgen ablation

[an-druh-jen ab-lay-shun] see androgen blockade, androgen deprivation therapy.

Cancer Glossary

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


References: Prostate cancer detailed guide

... crossover study of oral thalidomide versus placebo for androgen dependent
prostate cancer treated with intermittent androgen ablation. J Urol. ...


Cancer Glossary

... This is also called combined androgen blockade (CAB), total hormonal ablation,
total androgen blockade, or total androgen ablation. ...


Prostate Cancer

... The main androgen, testosterone, is made in the testicles. ... Hormone
(androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer ...


Cancer Facts & Figures 2010

... Likewise, a study of prostate cancer patients using Medicare data found that
elevated PSA scores and second- ary androgen ablation therapy were ...


Advanced Cancer

... Ablation is discussed in more detail in our document, Liver Cancer. ... Drugs that
lower androgen levels or block their effect can help stop or slow ...


Cancer Facts & Figures for African Americans 2013-2014

Page 1. Cancer Facts & Figures for African Americans 2013-2014 Page
2. Contents Cancer Statistics 1 Selected Cancers 10 ...


Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures: 2014-2015

... therapy (eg, tamoxifen, aromatase inhibitors, ovarian ablation, or luteinizing ...
cancer may be treated with hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy ...


Breast Cancer Facts & Figures, 2013-2014.

... consumed.119 One of the mechanisms by which alcohol increases risk of
breast cancer is by increasing estro- gen and androgen levels.120 ...



... 雄激素(androgen):男性荷爾蒙。雄激素可用來治療復發的乳癌。其作用與雌激素
相 反,因此可減緩癌 ... 卵巢摘除(ovarian ablation):請參見「荷爾蒙治療」。 ...