[Perspectives for the hormonal therapy of breast cancer].


The role of estrogens, including its sources, tissue distribution, metabolism, and mechanism of action, is discussed in this review. The ER alpha and beta are functioning separately, and there is a physiological balance between their activity. Whenever this balance is over thrown due to endogenous or exogenous carcinogenic factors, malignancy develops. Risk… (More)


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@article{Eckhardt2003PerspectivesFT, title={[Perspectives for the hormonal therapy of breast cancer].}, author={S{\'a}ndor Eckhardt}, journal={Magyar onkologia}, year={2003}, volume={47 2}, pages={133-40} }