Combination of paclitaxel, ifosfamide, and cisplatin is an effective second-line therapy for patients with relapsed testicular germ cell tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Germinoma
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Salvage Therapy
  • Testicular Neoplasms

abstract

  • Four cycles of TIP as second-line therapy achieved a durable CR rate in a high proportion of patients with relapsed testicular GCT. The high CR rate emphasizes the importance of patient selection according to prognostic factors to achieve a favorable outcome to conventional-dose salvage therapy.

publication date

  • September 20, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2005.19.638

PubMed ID

  • 16170162

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 6549

end page

  • 55

volume

  • 23

number

  • 27