Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer leading to Depression

11 April 2016
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer leading to Depression

Researchers has analyzed that Hormone therapy that is treating prostate cancer is leading to  risk for depression. 

Hormone therapy or androgen deprivation therapy that is extensively used for the treatment of prostate cancer that actually intends to decrease level of testosterone and other male hormones, as their wide spread causes the cancer cell. 

Researchers found that those who receive androgen deprivation therapy are less likely to get depression and hormone therapy consumers had an increase risk of psychiatric treatment. 

Doctor says that patients has to be very careful going for either Hormone therapy or Androgen therapy as for some patients it will still be worth it, but for some not.

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