Tamoxifen in the treatment of male breast carcinoma.

  title={Tamoxifen in the treatment of male breast carcinoma.},
  author={Geraldo Ribeiro},
  journal={Clinical radiology},
  volume={34 6},
Twenty-four patients with advanced carcinoma of the male breast have been treated with tamoxifen citrate (Nolvadex). An objective regression rate of 37.5% was obtained, with five complete and four partial responses. In addition, two patients had stabilisation of their disease for 24 months each. Regression of disease was noted in soft-tissue disease, bone and lung metastases. The duration of response ranged from 8 months to 60 months with a mean of 21 months. In view of the singular lack of… CONTINUE READING
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