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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; Agostilben; Apstil; Diethylstilbestrol, (Z)-Isomer; Diethylstilbestrol, Disodium Salt; Distilbène; Stilbene Estrogen; Tampovagan; Estrogen, Stilbene; Phenol, 4,4'-(1,2-diethyl-1,2-ethenediyl)bis-, (E)-
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1. Palmer, Julie R: 22 articles (10/2021 - 10/2002)
2. Troisi, Rebecca: 22 articles (10/2021 - 10/2002)
3. Hatch, Elizabeth E: 21 articles (10/2021 - 10/2002)
4. Hoover, Robert N: 17 articles (10/2021 - 10/2002)
5. Herbst, Arthur L: 15 articles (01/2017 - 10/2002)
6. Robboy, Stanley J: 13 articles (01/2019 - 01/2005)
7. Titus-Ernstoff, Linda: 13 articles (02/2014 - 10/2002)
8. Hyer, Marianne: 12 articles (10/2021 - 03/2003)
9. Strohsnitter, William C: 12 articles (10/2021 - 07/2007)
10. Adam, Ervin: 12 articles (01/2019 - 03/2003)

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 (Hormone)
2. Estradiol Congeners (Synthetic Estrogens)
3. Leuprolide (Lupron)
4. Estrogens (Estrogen)
5. Phosphates (Orthophosphate)
6. Estramustine
7. Androgens
8. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH)
9. Tamoxifen
10. Estradiol (Delestrogen)

Related Therapies and Procedures

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