Tamoxifen therapy for the management of pubertal gynecomastia: a systematic review

  title={Tamoxifen therapy for the management of pubertal gynecomastia: a systematic review},
  author={O. Lapid and J. J. van Wingerden and L. Perlemuter},
  booktitle={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM},
  • O. Lapid, J. J. van Wingerden, L. Perlemuter
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    Journal of pediatric…
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  • Abstract Objective: A systematic review to assess the efficacy of tamoxifen in the management of idiopathic pubertal gynecomastia. Data sources: Searches were conducted using the databases of Medline (search engine PubMed) and Web of Science®. Study selection: Studies reporting the use of Tamoxifen for the treatment of gynecomastia in adolescents. Outcome measure: Resolution of gynecomastia. Results: A total of 164 publications were found; 59 were selected for retrieval and six were included in… CONTINUE READING
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