Chemotherapy without irradiation - A novel approach for newly diagnosed CNS germ cell tumors: Results of an international cooperative trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Central Nervous System Neoplasms
  • Germinoma

abstract

  • Forty-one percent of surviving patients and 50% of all patients were treated successfully with chemotherapy only without irradiation. Chemotherapy-only regimens for CNS GCT, although encouraging, should continue to be used only in the setting of formal clinical trials.

publication date

  • November 14, 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8918487

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2908

end page

  • 15

volume

  • 14

number

  • 11