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Seminoma

  • Dayssy A. Diaz
  • Alan Pollack
  • Matthew C. Abramowitz
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Abstract

Prior to treatment, an adequate staging workup should be performed. Complete H&P including scrotal and testicular examination, serum tumor markers (α-fetoprotein, β-human chorionic gonadotropin, and LDH), scrotal ultrasound, CT of the abdomen and pelvis, and CXR

Keywords

Serum Tumor Marker Pelvic Recurrence Target Delineation Iliac Region Sperm Banking 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dayssy A. Diaz
    • 1
  • Alan Pollack
    • 1
  • Matthew C. Abramowitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiation Oncology, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer CenterUniversity of Miami, Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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