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endocrine therapy

[en-duh-krin] manipulation of hormones to treat a disease or condition. See also hormone therapy.

Cancer Glossary

... endocrine therapy Search [en-duh-krin]. manipulation of hormones to
treat a disease or condition. See also hormone therapy. ...

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

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... Current endocrine therapies, such as tamoxifen or aromatase inhibitors, are
effective treatments for only about half of these cancers. ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/2013grants

Understanding Hormone Therapy

... A case in point is hormone therapy, a type ... the body manufactures through the
endocrine system ... Hormone therapies work with the natural properties ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/features/understanding-hormone-therapy

Craniosacral Therapy

... the immune system, and the endocrine system; and ... starting any type of therapy
that involves ... on complementary and alternative therapies may also ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/craniosacral-therapy

Cancer Glossary

... are examples of male and female hormones. See also adrenal gland,
endocrine glands, hormone therapy, ovary, thyroid. ...

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

Understanding Hormone Therapy

... A case in point is hormone therapy, a type ... the body manufactures through the
endocrine system ... Hormone therapies work with the natural properties ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/understanding-hormone-therapy

Cancer Glossary

... See also carcinoid syndrome, endocrine glands, hormone ... Some complementary
therapies may help relieve ... of standard cancer therapy, or improve ...

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

Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures 2012-2013

... Based on type and stage of cancer, treatments include surgery, radiation
therapy, chemotherapy, and targeted therapies. ...

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

What's new in gastrointestinal carcinoid tumor research and ...

... MEN1 gene (the gene that causes multiple endocrine neoplasia, type ... Targeted
therapy. ... newer types of drugs, known as targeted therapies, are now ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-carcinoid-tumors-new-research

Breast Cancer

... Hormone therapy and anti-HER2 therapies like trastuzumab and lapatinib
are not effective against these cancers, although chemotherapy can be ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003090-pdf.pdf