Testicular Function and Hormone Status in Patients with Malignant Germ Tumors Germ Tumors Before and after Treatment

  • S. D. Fosså
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 8)

Abstract

Testicular cancer is predominantly a malignancy of young men. The majority of these patients can be cured today, so that maintenance of fertility has become an important issue. It is, therefore, of interest to evaluate to what extent the various treatment regimes may influence fertility and hormone status in these patients.

Keywords

Radium Testosterone Cyclophosphamide Infertility Vincristine 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. D. Fosså
    • 1
  1. 1.The Norwegian Radium HospitalOsloNorway

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