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PSA Selbsthilfegruppe Prostatakrebs Bielefeld

Late stage CRPCa


CRPCa is the end-stage of a multifactorial and cancerheterogeneous disease process. Upregulation of androgen receptor (AR) expression has been recognized a major determinant for the development of CRPCa.
There are currently few effective therapies for castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPCa). Docetaxel based chemotherapy has been shown to modestly extend life, relieve pain and improve the quality of life in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate .