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Quiz: Hormonal Therapy

  1. When cancer originates in the , it is often hormonally responsive.
  2. All of the following statements are correct except .
  3. Biochemically, a hormone is an internally secreted compound, such as insulin or thyroxine, formed in , that affects the functions of specifically receptive organs or tissues when transported to them by the body fluids.
  4. Cancer therapy, which achieves its anti-tumor effect through changes in hormonal balance, is often called .
  5. Radiotherapy aimed at hormone-producing organs has been used to suppress hormone production in patients .