Simultaneous retroperitoneal, thoracic, and cervical resection of postchemotherapy residual masses in patients with metastatic nonseminomatous germ cell tumors of the testis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Germinoma
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Retroperitoneal Neoplasms
  • Testicular Neoplasms
  • Thoracic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Simultaneous resection of neck, chest, and abdominal residual masses after chemotherapy for germ cell tumors is both a feasible and safe alternative to staged excision in selected patients who require surgical intervention at multiple sites and fulfills the objective of rendering patients disease-free in a single operative procedure.

publication date

  • June 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8656244

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1765

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 14

number

  • 6