Pathologic findings and clinical outcome of patients undergoing retroperitonial lymph node dissection after multiple chemotherapy regimens for metastatic testicular germ cell tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Retroperitoneal Neoplasms
  • Teratoma
  • Testicular Neoplasms

abstract

  • Taxane-based salvage chemotherapeutic regimens appear to have decreased the rate of GCT at RPLND. The current data support RPLND in select patients after salvage chemotherapy, because a considerable proportion has teratoma or GCT, and the 10-year DSS rate after resection is 70%.

publication date

  • February 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.22440

PubMed ID

  • 17177200

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 528

end page

  • 35

volume

  • 109

number

  • 3