Andropause: symptom management for prostate cancer patients treated with hormonal ablation.

@article{Thompson2003AndropauseSM,
  title={Andropause: symptom management for prostate cancer patients treated with hormonal ablation.},
  author={Carrie A Thompson and Tait D Shanafelt and Charles L Loprinzi},
  journal={The oncologist},
  year={2003},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={474-87}
}
Andropause, or the age-related decline in serum testosterone, has become a popular topic in the medical literature over the past several years. Andropause includes a constellation of symptoms related to lack of androgens, including diminished libido, decreased generalized feeling of well-being, osteoporosis, and a host of other symptoms. The andropause syndrome is very prominent in men undergoing hormonal ablation therapy for prostate cancer. Most significant in this population are the side… CONTINUE READING

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