Hormone Therapy in Breast and Prostate Cancer

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-471-5 (Print) 978-1-59259-152-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. An Introduction to the Regulation of Sex Steroids for the Treatment of Cancer

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-13

      An Introduction to the Regulation of Sex Steroids for the Treatment of Cancer

  3. Preclinical Antiestrogens

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-45

      Antiestrogens and the Cell Cycle

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 47-68

      Drug Resistance to Antiestrogens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 69-81

      Mechanisms of Liver Carcinogenesis by Antiestrogens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 83-131

      The Effects of Triphenylethylene Antiestrogens on Parameters of Multistage Hepatocarcinogenesis in the Rat

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 133-159

      Preclinical Studies of Raloxifene and Related Compounds

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-181

      Pure Antiestrogens

  4. Antiestrogens: Clinical

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-193

      Tamoxifen for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-212

      Clinical Utility of New Antiestrogens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 213-231

      Breast-Cancer Prevention with Antiestrogens

  5. Inhibition of Estrogen Synthesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 235-263

      Aromatase Inhibitors

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      Pages 265-291

      Clinical Utility of Aromatase Inhibitors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 293-308

      LH-RH Agonists for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

  6. Androgens and Androgen Withdrawal

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 309-309

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 311-324

      Molecular Action of Androgens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 325-346

      Steroidal Antiandrogens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 347-368

      Nonsteroidal Antiandrogens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 369-382

      LH-RH Agonist Role in Prostate Cancer Management

  7. Perspective on Progress

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 383-383

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 385-408

      Recent Progress in Breast Cancer Research

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 409-420