Radiotherapy for Prevention and Therapy of Gynecomastia Due to Antiandrogen Treatment in Prostate Cancer Patients

Abstract

Gynecomastia is a frequent side effect of antiandrogen therapy for prostate cancer and may compromise quality of life. Although it has been successfully treated with radiotherapy (RT) for decades, the priority of RT as a preferred treatment option has recently been disputed as tamoxifen was also demonstrated to be effective. The aim of the present paper is… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00066-011-2283-x

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