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Use of Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors for Erectile Dysfunction and Risk of Malignant Melanoma.

Loeb, Stacy; Folkvaljon, Yasin; Lambe, Mats; Robinson, David; Garmo, Hans; Ingvar, Christian LU and Stattin, Pär (2015) In JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association 313(24). p.2449-2455
Abstract
The target for the oral erectile dysfunction drugs, phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitors, is part of a pathway implicated in the development of malignant melanoma. An increased risk of melanoma in sildenafil users was recently reported.
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JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association
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2449 - 2455
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1538-3598
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10.1001/jama.2015.6604
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English
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  abstract     = {The target for the oral erectile dysfunction drugs, phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitors, is part of a pathway implicated in the development of malignant melanoma. An increased risk of melanoma in sildenafil users was recently reported.},
  author       = {Loeb, Stacy and Folkvaljon, Yasin and Lambe, Mats and Robinson, David and Garmo, Hans and Ingvar, Christian and Stattin, Pär},
  issn         = {1538-3598},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {24},
  pages        = {2449--2455},
  publisher    = {American Medical Association},
  series       = {JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association},
  title        = {Use of Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors for Erectile Dysfunction and Risk of Malignant Melanoma.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2015.6604},
  volume       = {313},
  year         = {2015},
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