Resection of pulmonary metastases following chemotherapy for high stage testicular tumors


Eskicorapci S., Ekici S., Atsu M., Dogan R., Ozen H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, cilt.11, ss.634-639, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1442-2042.2004.00869.x
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.634-639

Özet

Background: Our objective was to analyze retrospectively our experience with 19 patients who had metastatic germ cell testicular tumor and had undergone resection of pulmonary metastases following chemotherapy. We wished to determine the necessity of thoracic surgery on these patients.