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Fertility Issues in the Patient with Testis Cancer

  • Dana A. Ohl
  • Jens Sonksen

Abstract

In the past 20 years a marked improvement in the outlook for men with testis cancer has been achieved, aided by advances in imaging technologies, which now can better diagnose the presence or absence of metastatic disease, and refinements in surgical and anesthetic techniques for excision of difficult, persistent metastatic lesions. The most marked change, however, has come from the development of effective chemotherapy for the treatment of metastatic lesions. In the 1990s, it is expected that >95% of men with low-volume metastatic testicular cancer will survive their neoplasm.1

Keywords

Assisted Reproductive Technology Testicular Cancer Sperm Count Undescended Testis Testis Cancer 
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  • Dana A. Ohl
  • Jens Sonksen

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