Part V: A Critical Summary
Endocrine manipulation in breast cancer patients has been an important tool for palliative treatment since 1896, when Beatson demonstrated that a progressing tumor could be influenced favorably without touching the tumor itself. He also showed that this effect was temporary.
KeywordsGlucocorticoid Receptor Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Premenopausal Patient Endocrine Manipulation Endocrine Surgery
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