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Hormone Therapy and Replacement in Cancer and Aging-related Diseases

Edited by Letícia Rangel

Federal University of Espirito Santo


Ian Victor Silva

University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio

Paulo Cilas Morais Lyra Junior

Federal University of Espirito Santo

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Hephzibah Kirubamani

Saveetha University

This edited volume, Hormone Therapy and Replacement in Cancer and Aging-related Diseases, is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of hormone replacement therapy. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and edited by experts active in the hormone replacement therapy research area. All chapters are complete in themselves but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims at providing a thorough overview of the latest research efforts by international authors on hormone replacement therapy, and opens new possible research paths for further novel developments.

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Hormone Therapy and Replacement in Cancer and Aging-related DiseasesEdited by Letícia Rangel

Published: July 22nd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77810

ISBN: 978-1-78985-320-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-319-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-955-6

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

3223 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

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1. Thyroid Hormone Replacement Therapy in Patients with Various Types of Cancer

By Aleck Hercbergs, Paul J. Davis, Hung-Yun Lin, Kelly A. Keating and Shaker A. Mousa


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2. Bone Tumors: Types and Treatments

By Geetanjali B. Tomar, Jay R. Dave, Sayali S. Chandekar and Suhas T. Mhaske


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3. Role of Pineal Hormone Melatonin in a Woman’s Life: From Conception to Decline of Life

By Elena N. Usoltseva and Marina V. Danilova


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4. Symptoms of Menopause

By Shaikh Zinnat Ara Nasreen


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5. Endometrial Histology and Safety on Non-Oral Routes of Hormone Therapy for Perimenopausal/Early Menopausal Women: Transdermal Estrogens and Vaginal Micronized Progesterone

By Manuela Cristina Russu


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6. The Role of Hormone Replacement Therapy in the Treatment of Menopausal Symptoms in Patients Diagnosed with Gynecologic Cancer

By Hasan Çilgin


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7. Ovarian Hormonal Change-Related Energy Metabolism and Obesity in Menopausal Women

By Jing Zhu, Mengxia Ji, Lili Xing, Zhizhi Yu, Xiaoyan Guo, Xiaopan Chen and Jing Shu


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