Surgery for a post-chemotherapy residual mass in seminoma Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • Patients with advanced seminoma who have a residual mass smaller than 3 cm. after chemotherapy do not benefit from surgery. For patients with a residual mass 3 cm. or larger we prefer surgery to define response, resect viable tumor when possible and direct further treatment.

publication date

  • March 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0022-5347(01)65065-1

PubMed ID

  • 9072586

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 860

end page

  • 2

volume

  • 157

number

  • 3