Metabolic syndrome and prostate cancer: a review.

  title={Metabolic syndrome and prostate cancer: a review.},
  author={Jenny P Nobes and Stephen E M Langley and Robert W Laing},
  journal={Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain))},
  volume={21 3},
Androgen deprivation therapy is widely used in a number of different settings in the treatment of prostate cancer. This overview will look at the current evidence for the potential development of metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease as a consequence of this therapy, and highlight strategies aimed at their prevention. The relationship between metabolic syndrome and prostate cancer development will also be examined. 

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