Involution of spontaneous benign prostatic hyperplasia in the dog under the influence of chronic treatment with a LHRH agonist.

@article{Dub1984InvolutionOS,
  title={Involution of spontaneous benign prostatic hyperplasia in the dog under the influence of chronic treatment with a LHRH agonist.},
  author={Johanne Dub{\'e} and Gilles Frenette and Roland R. Tremblay and Yves Tremblay and Alain B{\'e}langer},
  journal={The Prostate},
  year={1984},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={417-23}
}
Eight dogs with spontaneous benign prostatic hyperplasia were treated with daily subcutaneous injections of 25 micrograms of Buserelin, (D-Ser(TBU)6,des-Gly-NH2(10))ethylamide during 3 months. Prostate weight before treatment was estimated by tridimensional measurements during open surgery. After 3 months of treatment, prostate weight was decreased by 50-60% In two castrated control animals, prostate weight decreased about 70% after 3 months. Histological pattern in prostates from castrated or… CONTINUE READING