Is Renal Cancer a Hormone-Dependent Tumour and How Does it Respond to Hormonal Treatment? Round Table Report

  • J. Altwein
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 53)


Despite the lack of clinical data to support the concept of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) as a “hormone dependent tumour” — the title of a paper from Concolino in Cancer Research in 1978 (1) — hormone therapy is still being used in many institutions.


Renal Cell Carcinoma Renal Cell Carcinoma Cell Renal Carcinoma Renal Cell Carcinoma Patient Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Altwein
    • 1
  1. 1.Bundeswehrkrankenhaus UlmUlmWest Germany

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