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hormone therapy


Medical Definition of hormone therapy

  1. :  the therapeutic use of hormones: asa:  the administration of hormones especially to increase diminished levels in the body; especially :  hormone replacement therapyb:  therapy involving the use of drugs or surgical procedures to suppress the production of or inhibit the effects of a hormone (as estrogen or testosterone) <hormone therapy to treat breast or prostate cancer>

Variants of hormone therapy


hormonal therapy

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