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androgen-dependent

a term used to describe prostate cells that are stimulated by male hormones to grow and multiply, and are suppressed by drugs that stop or disrupt the action of male hormones. Androgen-dependent cells may be normal or cancer. See also androgen-independent.

Cancer Glossary

... androgen-dependent Search. a term used to describe prostate cells that are
stimulated by male hormones to grow and multiply, and are suppressed ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... prostate cancers. See also hormone therapy, androgen-dependent,
hormone receptor, hormone receptor assay. hormone ...

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

References: Prostate cancer detailed guide

... A double-blind randomized crossover study of oral thalidomide versus placebo
for androgen dependent prostate cancer treated with intermittent ...

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

Prostate Cancer

Page 1. Prostate Cancer What is cancer? The body is made up of
trillions of living cells. Normal body cells grow, divide ...

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

Cáncer de próstata

Page 1. Cáncer de próstata ¿Qué es el cáncer? El cuerpo está
compuesto por millones de millones de células vivas. Las ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002319-pdf.pdf