goserelin

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Related to goserelin acetate: Cosudex

go·se·rel·in

 (gō′sə-rĕl′ĭn)
n.
A synthetic peptide analog of gonadotropin-releasing hormone used to treat prostate cancer, endometriosis, and advanced breast cancer.

[Blend of gonadorelin (from gonado(tropin-)rel(easing hormone) + -in) and serine.]
Translations

goserelin

n goserelina
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8-mg goserelin acetate implant given every 3 months, offers greater convenience to patients choosing treatment with a luteinizing-hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) analogue.
Furthermore, the use of goserelin acetate appeared to make surgery easier and quicker by thinning the endometrium.
He started medical ADT in the form of the anti-androgen cyproterone acetate initially, with subsequent monthly preparations of the gonadorelin analogue goserelin acetate 3.
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Administering goserelin acetate as an adjuvant treatment after radiotherapy increases long-term survival in patients with high-risk prostate cancer, according to results of a phase III trial of the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group led by Miljenko Pilepich, M.