Resection of postchemotherapy residual masses and limited retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy in patients with metastatic testicular nonseminomatous germ cell tumors Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antigens, Neoplasm
  • Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental
  • Membrane Proteins
  • Neoplasm Proteins
  • Placenta
  • Trophoblasts

abstract

  • These results suggest that in patients with metastatic NSGCT of the testis, postchemotherapy resection of all retroperitoneal masses followed by limited RPLND if frozen section analysis shows only necrosis is a safe alternative to a difficult, potentially morbid bilateral dissection.

publication date

  • January 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(19940815)74:4<1329::AID-CNCR2820740424>3.0.CO;2-L

PubMed ID

  • 8055456

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1329

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 74

number

  • 4