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combined androgen blockade

[CAB] see combination hormone therapy.

Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... Others block the action of those hormones. Treatments to lower androgen
levels. ... This is called combined androgen blockade (CAB). ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... is sometimes treated by combining castration or ... an anti-androgen to help block
the cancer ... is also called combined androgen blockade (CAB), total ...

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

References: Prostate cancer detailed guide

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

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

Cancer Glossary

... blockade Search. use of drugs to disrupt the actions of androgens or male
hormones. See also androgens, androgen deprivation therapy, combined ...

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

Prostate Cancer

... A computer then combines these pictures into images of ... These treatments
are usually combined with external ... Treatments to lower androgen levels ...

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

How is adrenal cancer diagnosed?

... A computer then combines these pictures into an ... Sometimes it is combined
with ultrasound to give a ... Tests for high androgen or estrogen levels. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-diagnosis

Breast Cancer Facts & Figures 2009-2010

... therapy [HRT] or menopausal hormone therapy) with combined estrogen and ...
risk of breast cancer is by increasing estrogen and androgen levels. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/f861009final90809pdf.pdf

Breast Cancer Facts & Figures, 2013-2014.

... also referred to as hor- mone therapy or HT) with combined estrogen and ... risk
of breast cancer is by increasing estro- gen and androgen levels.120 ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-040951.pdf

Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures 2012-2013

... Zola- dex) and leuprolide (Lupron or Viadur) to block the androgen production
of ... vival rate for all stages combined has increased from 68% to ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@epidemiologysurveilance/documents/document/acspc-033876.pdf

Breast Cancer Facts & Figures 2005-2006

... replacement therapy (HRT), which combines estrogen and ... Surgery is often
combined with other treatments ... cohorts.129 By combining their data ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/caff2005brfacspdf2005pdf.pdf