Low-dose diethystilbestrol in treatment of men with CRPC

It has been a long time since we saw any truly new data on the efficacy and safety of a very old form of hormonal therapy (diethylstilbestrol or DES) in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Low-dose DES in the management of CRPC

The value of low-dose diethylstilbestrol (DES) in the management of men with advanced and castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) comes up as a regular topic for review and discussion. Before development of the LHRH agonists, DES was the most commonly used — and much studied — drug for the treatment of advanced (metastatic) prostate cancer. … READ MORE …