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tumor flare

short-term worsening of symptoms or tumor markers. See also symptoms, tumor markers.

Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... but they reduce testosterone levels more quickly and do not cause tumor flare
like the ... to shrink or slow the growth of some of these tumors and help ...

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

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer

... reduce testosterone levels more quickly and do not cause tumor flare like the ...
This can help shrink tumors and help men with advanced prostate ...

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

Hormone therapy for breast cancer

... Tamoxifen can also stop the growth and even shrink tumors in women ... Some
women with bone metastases may have a "tumor flare" with pain and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

Cancer Glossary

... Tumors can be benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer). tumor flare Search.
short-term worsening of symptoms or tumor markers. ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... fibroids do not usually cause symptoms, but the tumors can cause ... and without
causing the tumor symptoms to worsen (known as tumor flare). ...

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

Bone Metastasis

... possible side effect is a so-called “flare reaction,” in ... a needle or probe right
into a tumor and using ... be used if only 1 or 2 bone tumors are causing ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003087-pdf.pdf

Breast Cancer

... ducts or lobules. Other names for these tumors include phylloides tumor
and cystosarcoma phyllodes. These tumors are ...

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

Triptorelin

... This can cause the symptoms of prostate cancer to get worse for about a week
and is called a disease or tumor “flare.” To prevent this, doctors can ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/triptorelin

Prostate Cancer

... to reduce the size of the tumor and to ... locally advanced prostate cancer (T2c
to T3b tumors), more men ... This effect is called flare and results from the ...

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

Leuprolide

... started. This causes the symptoms of prostate cancer to get worse for about
a week and is called a disease or tumor “flare”. To ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/leuprolide