PMCCPMCCPMCC

Search tips
Search criteria 

Advanced

 
Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
 
Proc R Soc Med. 1957 October; 50(10): 859–868.
PMCID: PMC1889905

Discussion on Hypophysectomy for Cancer

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (1.6M), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Images in this article

Click on the image to see a larger version.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • ALLEN BJ, HAYWARD JL, MERIVALE WH. The excretion of 17-ketosteroids in the urine of patients with generalised carcinomatosis secondary to carcinoma of the breast. Lancet. 1957 Mar 9;272(6967):496–499. [PubMed]
  • ATKINS HJ, FALCONER MA, HAYWARD JL, MACLEAN KS. Adrenalectomy and hypophysectomy for advanced cancer of the breast; a comparative study. Lancet. 1957 Mar 9;272(6967):489–496. [PubMed]
  • HUGGINS C, DAO TLY. Adrenalectomy and oophorectomy in treatment of advanced carcinoma of the breast. J Am Med Assoc. 1953 Apr 18;151(16):1388–1394. [PubMed]
  • LAWRENCE JH, TOBIAS CA. Radioactive isotopes and nuclear radiations in the treatment of cancer. Cancer Res. 1956 Mar;16(3):185–193. [PubMed]
  • LUFT R, OLIVECRONA H. Experiences with hypophysectomy in man. J Neurosurg. 1953 May;10(3):301–316. [PubMed]
  • WALPOLE AL, PATERSON E. Synthetic oestrogens in mammary cancer. Lancet. 1949 Oct 29;2(6583):783–786. [PubMed]
  • LUFT R, OLIVECRONA H. Experiences with hypophysectomy in man. J Neurosurg. 1953 May;10(3):301–316. [PubMed]
  • PEARSON OH, RAY BS, HARROLD CC, WEST CD, LI MC, MACLEAN JP, LIPSETT MB. Hypophysectomy in treatment of advanced cancer. J Am Med Assoc. 1956 May 5;161(1):17–21. [PubMed]
  • FORREST AP, BROWN DA. Pituitary-radon implant for breast cancer. Lancet. 1955 May 21;268(6873):1054–1055. [PubMed]
  • RASMUSSEN T, HARPER PV, KENNEDY T. The use of a beta ray point source for destruction of the hypophysis. Surg Forum. 1953 Oct;4:681–686. [PubMed]
  • SIEGEL EP, HART HE, BROTHERS M, SPENCER H, LASZLO D. Radioyttrium (Y90) for the palliative treatment of effusions due to malignancy. J Am Med Assoc. 1956 Jun 9;161(6):499–503. [PubMed]
  • BERGENSTAL DM, HARPER PV, RASMUSSEN TB, YUHL ET. Clinical results of radio-yttrium hypophysectomy. Surg Forum. 1956;6:489–491. [PubMed]
  • CADE S. Adrenalectomy for hormone dependent cancers: breast and prostate. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 1954 Aug;15(2):71–107. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • GALTON DAG. Androgen therapy in 70 cases of advanced mammary carcinoma. Br J Cancer. 1950 Mar;4(1):20–58. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • KENNEDY BJ. Extirpative endocrine therapy for advanced cancer of the breast. Am J Med. 1956 Nov;21(5):721–727. [PubMed]
  • OLIVECRONA H, LUFT R. Experiences with hypophysectomy in cancer of the breast. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 1957 May;20(5):267–279. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • PEARSON OH, RAY BS, HARROLD CC, WEST CD, LI MC, MACLEAN JP, LIPSETT MB. Hypophysectomy in treatment of advanced cancer. J Am Med Assoc. 1956 May 5;161(1):17–21. [PubMed]

Articles from Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press