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Hormone therapy start date

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term393523
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:Help on this term

The date on which hormone therapy commenced.

The treatment of disease with hormones obtained from endocrine glands or substances that stimulate hormonal effects.

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Guide for use:Help on this termAn example is the administration of hormones, agents acting via hormonal mechanisms, antihormones and steroids for the treatment of cancer.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this term

Myers T (Editor) 2009. Mosby’s Medical Dictionary, 8th Edition. Missouri: Mosby Elsevier page 890

American College of Surgeons 2002. Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (FORDS), 2009 revision, Commission on Cancer page 28D

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Cancer treatment—hormone therapy start date Health, Superseded 08/05/2014

Cancer treatment—hormone therapy start date Health, Standard 08/05/2014

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