Abiraterone

What is Abiraterone?

Abiraterone is a drug used in castration-resistant prostate cancer (formerly hormone-resistant or hormone-refractory prostate cancer) i.e., prostate cancer not responding to androgen deprivation or treatment with antiandrogens.

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My father, aged 64 years and 2 months, is a patient of Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer. His original diagonosis (Stage III a) was in...

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cabazitaxel

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Hi

Abiraterone Acetate will control progression free survival in prostate cancer to about 8.3 months....

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My dad in-law was diagnosed with prostate cancer about 10 years ago. He eventually got surgery and we thought everything was fine. Earlier...

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Ct scan and bone scan is needed to stage his PrCA

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a few...

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Sir, what is the next move after diagnosis of Cancer in liver.Doctor told that he will give chemo injection after checking the physical condition...

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Hello. Chemotherapy is justified.

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So from the information, your father seems suffering from carcinoma of prostate...

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Sir, what is the next move after diagnosis of Cancer in liver .Doctor told that he will give chemo injection after checking the physical condition...

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Hello, My father, aged 64 years and 2 months, is a patient of Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer . His original diagonosis (Stage III a) was in...

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