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hormone-refractory

not responsive to hormone treatments. See also androgen-independent, hormone therapy.

Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... There is very little evidence to support the use of this "triple androgen blockade"
at this time. "Castrate resistant" vs. "hormone refractory" prostate ...

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

Prostate cancer that remains or recurs after treatment

... on tests or causes problems. Castrate-resistant and hormone-refractory
prostate cancer. Hormone therapy is often very ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... hormone-refractory Search. not responsive to hormone treatments.
See also androgen-independent, hormone therapy. ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... androgen-independent Search. a term for prostate cancer cells that no longer
respond to hormone therapy; also known as hormone-refractory. ...

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

New Drug for Advanced Prostate Cancer

... Before the approval of cabazitaxel, docetaxel was the only FDA-approved
option for men with advanced, hormone-refractory disease. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/new-drug-for-advanced-prostate-cancer

Evolution of cancer treatments: Immunotherapy

... In 2010, the FDA approved Sipuleucel-T (Provenge), a cancer vaccine for
metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer (prostate cancer that has ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerbasics/thehistoryofcancer/the-history-of-cancer-cancer-treatment-immunotherapy

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

Vaccine To Treat Prostate Cancer:Are We There Yet?

... the company that issued the press release and has worked for years to develop
the vaccine to treat advanced, hormone-refractory prostate cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/04/14/vaccine-to-treat-prostate-cancerare-we-there-yet.aspx

PC-SPES, PC-HOPE, and PC-CARE

... Pfeifer BL, Pirani JF, Hamann SR, Klippel KF. PC-SPES, a dietary supplement
for the treatment of hormone-refractory prostate cancer. BJU Int. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/pc-spes-pc-hope-and-pc-care

The History of Cancer

... In 2010, the FDA approved Sipuleucel-T (Provenge), a cancer vaccine for
metastatic hormone- refractory prostate cancer (prostate cancer that has ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002048-pdf.pdf