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Advanced carcinoma of the prostate- does the pre-treatment Leydig cell function determine the response to orchidectomy?
  1. A. L. Houghton,
  2. H. S. Jacobs

    Abstract

    In a study of twenty patients there was no support for the hypothesis that the response to orchidectomy of patients with advanced prostatic cancer depends on pre-operative Leydig cell function. The only significant prognostic factor was the histological grade of the primary tumour.

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