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Tumors of the Testis — The Role of Surgery after Chemotherapy

  • G. Stoter
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 8)

Abstract

Experience acquired in the nineteen-seventies, which includes one randomized trial of surgery before chemotherapy, has led most centers to advocate the treatment of advanced disease with chemotherapy first, followed by surgical resection of residual masses after the completion of induction chemotherapy[1–6].

Keywords

Induction Chemotherapy Testicular Cancer Cytoreductive Surgery Residual Cancer Mature Teratoma 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Stoter
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OncologyFree University HospitalAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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