Is the flare phenomenon clinically significant?


OBJECTIVES The existing luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) analogs have been the preferred method of inducing androgen deprivation for prostate cancer for over a decade. These agents are well known to cause a surge in serum testosterone levels during the first week of therapy. However, there are wide discrepancies in reports of the frequency and… (More)


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@article{Bubley2001IsTF, title={Is the flare phenomenon clinically significant?}, author={Glen J Bubley}, journal={Urology}, year={2001}, volume={58 2 Suppl 1}, pages={5-9} }