May 29, 2014

Leuteinizing Hormone-Releasing Hormone (LHRH)

A chemical signal originating in the hypothalamus that causes the pituitary to make LH, which in turn stimulates the testicles to make testosterone.
May 29, 2014

Laparoscopic Lymphadenectomy

The removal of pelvic lymph nodes with a laparoscope via four small incisions in the lower abdomen
May 29, 2014

Isodose Line

A line or two-dimensional shape that circumscribes an area receiving a radiation dose greater than or equal to a specified amount.
May 29, 2014

Investigational

Describes a drug or procedure allowed by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for use in clinical trials. Insurance companies tend to deny coverage to procedures, […]
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