Vol. 28 (1) 2007 Neuro endocrinology letters

The endocrine profiles in men with localized and locally advanced prostate cancer treated with radical prostatectomy.

OBJECTIVE: Prostate cancer is now recognized as one of the principal medical problems facing male population and the commonest cancer in males in delevoped countries. The aim of this study was to find out whether serum hormone levels differ significantly in localized (pT2) and locally advanced (pT3-pT4 or N1) prostate cancer.