[Perspectives for the hormonal therapy of breast cancer].

Abstract

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} }