Total Androgen Blockade

Therapy used to eliminate male sex hormones (androgens) in the body. This may be done with surgery, hormonal therapy, or a combination.
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Several studies have shown the efficacy of endocrine therapy in combination with radiotherapy in high-risk prostate… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE DNA ploidy has consistently been found to be a correlate of prostate cancer patient outcome. However, a minority of… (More)
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2002
2002
The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of total intermittent androgen deprivation (IAD) versus total continuous… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVES Intermittent androgen suppression (IAS) has been suggested as a means of attenuating the androgen deprivation syndrome… (More)
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1997
1997
To evaluate the usefulness of total androgen blockade (TAB) therapy, we retrospectively studied 45 patients with prostate cancer… (More)
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1997
1997
Hormone deprivation is the gold standard for the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer. However, prostate cancer being… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVES Although combined androgen blockade with flutamide plus medical or surgical castration is effective in metastatic… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE To evaluate the effect of discontinuation of the antiandrogen, flutamide, in patients with metastatic prostate cancer who… (More)
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1988
1988
This randomized, double-blind study comparing orchiectomy plus placebo to orchiectomy plus a nonsteroid antiandrogen (Anandron… (More)
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1987
1987
We compared the effect of a variety of drug regiments to lower prostate DHT concentration. Patients with BPH were treated for one… (More)
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