Orchiectomy

Known as: Male Gonadectomy, Orchidectomy, Orchidectomy NOS 
The surgical removal of one or both testicles.
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Among men with early prostate cancer, the natural history without initial therapy determines the potential for survival… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE Untreated stage pTxN+ prostate cancer is associated with a poor outcome. Monotherapy (surgery, radiation, hormonal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Combined androgen blockade for the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer consists of an antiandrogen drug plus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE The possibility of increased osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures following therapeutic orchiectomy in men with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To compare the effect on the course of advanced prostate cancer of hormone treatment commenced on diagnosis with that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Progression to androgen-independent growth of human prostate cancers may be mediated by alterations in the structure and/or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
When the human prostate cancer cell line, LNCaP 104-S, the growth of which is stimulated by physiological levels of androgen, is… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
It is well established that the epididymis is the site where spermatozoa are matured and stored, but our understanding of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Thirty-seven men with symptomatic bone metastases from prostate cancer that had progressed following earlier treatment with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Conversion of androgen to estrogen in the rat brain is catalyzed by aromatase enzymes. The maximum concentrations of these… (More)
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