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Cyproterone acetate for severe hirsutism: results of a double-blind dose-ranging study.

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OBJECTIVE: The objective was to determine if cyproterone acetate (CPA) therapy for hirsute women demonstrated a dose response. DESIGN: A double-blind dose-ranging study of the effect of 3 doses of cyproterone acetate for a period of 12 months. PATIENTS: Twenty-one hirsute women received the Dianette contraceptive pill (35 micrograms ethinyl oestradiol + 2 mg CPA, Schering Healthcare, UK), 20 received Dianette plus 20 mg CPA and 19 received Dianette plus 100 mg CPA: supplementary CPA was admin...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division,
Dawber, RP More by this author
Journal:
Clinical endocrinology
Volume:
35
Issue:
1
Pages:
5-10
Publication date:
1991-07-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-2265
ISSN:
0300-0664
URN:
uuid:2f54d55d-ba4a-48a5-a500-c054bc3bf1a3
Source identifiers:
30387
Local pid:
pubs:30387

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