Reoperative retroperitoneal surgery for nonseminomatous germ cell tumor: Clinical presentation, patterns of recurrence, and outcome Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • Reoperative retroperitoneal surgery for nonseminomatous germ cell tumor can be performed with acceptable morbidity in select referral centers. Teratoma is highly prevalent in the retroperitoneum at the time of reoperation. A significant subset of these high-risk patients can be salvaged with complete resection.

publication date

  • October 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0090-4295(03)00579-X

PubMed ID

  • 14550453

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 732

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 62

number

  • 4