Encyclopedia of Cancer

Living Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

Androgen-Independent Prostate Cancer

Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27841-9_267-2

Synonyms

Definition

AIPC is a prostate cancer that does not require androgen to progress.

Cross-References

Keywords

Prostate Cancer Cancer Research Replacement Therapy Hormonal Therapy Hormone Replacement Therapy 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)HeidelbergGermany