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Diethylstilbestrol (Stilbestrol)

A synthetic nonsteroidal estrogen used in the treatment of menopausal and postmenopausal disorders. It was also used formerly as a growth promoter in animals. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), diethylstilbestrol has been listed as a known carcinogen. (Merck, 11th ed)
Also Known As:
Stilbestrol; APS Brand of Diethylstilbestrol; Agostilben; Apstil; Co-Pharma Brand of Diethylstilbestrol; Diethylstilbestrol, (Z)-Isomer; Diethylstilbestrol, Disodium Salt; Distilbène; Gerda Brand of Diethylstilbestrol; Stilbene Estrogen; Tampovagan; Co Pharma Brand of Diethylstilbestrol; Estrogen, Stilbene; Phenol, 4,4'-(1,2-diethyl-1,2-ethenediyl)bis-, (E)-
Networked: 1387 relevant articles (29 outcomes, 121 trials/studies)

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1. Troisi, Rebecca: 15 articles (02/2014 - 10/2002)
2. Hatch, Elizabeth E: 15 articles (02/2014 - 10/2002)
3. Palmer, Julie R: 14 articles (02/2014 - 10/2002)
4. Herbst, Arthur L: 13 articles (04/2015 - 10/2002)
5. Titus-Ernstoff, Linda: 13 articles (02/2014 - 10/2002)
6. Robboy, Stanley J: 11 articles (04/2015 - 01/2005)
7. Noller, Kenneth L: 10 articles (10/2011 - 10/2002)
8. Hoover, Robert N: 10 articles (10/2011 - 10/2002)
9. Adam, Ervin: 9 articles (04/2015 - 03/2003)
10. Newbold, Retha R: 9 articles (10/2013 - 09/2002)

Related Diseases

1. Prostatic Neoplasms (Prostate Cancer)
2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
3. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis)
4. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer)
5. Adenocarcinoma

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Hormones
2. Estrogens (Estrogen)
3. Leuprolide (Lupron)
4. Estramustine
5. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH)
6. Tamoxifen
7. Estradiol (Estrace)
8. Flutamide (Eulexin)
9. Goserelin (Zoladex)
10. docetaxel (Taxotere)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Orchiectomy (Orchidectomy)
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Castration
4. Oral Administration
5. Palliative Care (Palliative Medicine)