Recovery of serum testosterone after neoadjuvant androgen deprivation therapy and radical radiotherapy in localized prostate cancer.
What does NAAD stand for?
NAAD stands for Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation
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We have 14 other meanings of NAAD in our Acronym Attic
- National Association of Air Medical Communications Specialists (est. 1989)
- North American Association for Computational Social and Organizational Science (Pittsburgh, PA)
- National Association for the Advancement of Caring Teachers
- National African American Catholic Youth Ministry Network (Louisville, KY)
- National AMED (Army Medical Department) Augmentation Detachment
- National Association for the Advancement of Dave (Letterman)
- National Association of Aluminum Distributors
- Navajo Army Depot
- Naval Air Ambulance Detachment (US Navy)
- Nebraska Alumni Association of the Deaf
- Network Analysis and Design
- New Approach Anti-Drug Program
- Nicotinic Acid Adenine Dinucleotide
- North American Association Diaconate
- National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association
- National Antique and Art Dealers Association of America
- National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
- Nationally Accredited for Administration of Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs
- North American Aerospace Defense Command
- National Association of Athletic Development Directors (Cleveland, OH)
Samples in periodicals archive:
And by giving Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation Therapy for six months - before and after radiotherapy - avoids the potential side-effects including impotence, high cholesterol and heart attack that can be caused by prolonged use.
Also new to the 2008 guidelines is a warning against the use of neoadjuvant androgen deprivation therapy prior to radical prostatectomy.
None of the patients had nodal disease or received neoadjuvant androgen deprivation in the study, which had a median follow-up of 48 months.