Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Testicular Carcinoma: Need for Evaluation of Curative Strategies

  • F. M. Muggia
  • E. M. Jacobs
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 68)


Newer regimens including cis-diamminedichloroplatinum (DDP) have shown a striking therapeutic efficacy against advanced testicular cancer [22]. The impact of such chemotherapy on our overall approach to this disease will be described. Preceding the description of current trials, a review of staging concepts and the prognostic implications of histology and stage is essential to understanding the concepts underlying current strategies.


Testicular Cancer Cytoreductive Surgery Testicular Tumor Testicular Germ Cell Cystic Teratoma 
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