luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist


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luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist

LH-RH agonist Endocrinology Any substance that simulates LH-RH which, with time, result in a ↓ sex hormone secretion. See H-RH.
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Testosterone breakthrough during luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist therapy impacts biochemical disease progression: Fact or myth?
Incomplete testosterone suppression with luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonists: Does it happen and does it matter?
3.: Kaplan Meier curves of proportion of patients in the short-acting luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist (LHRH-A) treatment arm with testosterone recovery to baseline level in men < 65 years or (n=12) or [greater than or equal to] 65 years of age (n=12).
When luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonists are first prescribed, there is a temporary flare of testosterone production that may last for 30 days before testicular testosterone production shuts down.

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