Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Increase Depression Risk

Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Increase Depression Risk
Depression can be a common side effect of  androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) used to treat localized prostate cancer, according to a study, “Association of Androgen Deprivation Therapy With Depression in Localized Prostate Cancer,” published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Locally advanced prostate cancer patients treated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), an antihormone therapy, and radiation therapy are known to have improved

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