- Full text PDF available (0)
A patient with diffuse localized amyloidosis of the bladder was considered for cystectomy because of intractable gross hematuria. Oral colchicine (2 mg. daily) was commenced and 4 years later the patient was asymptomatic with minimal evidence of amyloidosis cystoscopically.
The rarity of testicular and paratesticular cancer makes the evaluation of treatment and results difficult. One childhood tumour which differs from adult testicular cancer is the yolk-sac tumour. Because of its less aggressive nature and the young age at which these children present, radical orchidectomy is adequate surgery. There is little evidence to… (More)
Eighteen patients with metastatic non-seminomatous germ-cell tumours (NSGCTs) of the testis were treated with cis-platin combination chemotherapy between 1979 and 1985. Three of the patients received chemotherapy after a staging lymphadenectomy (stage 2 disease) and were free of disease at follow-up. Fifteen patients with stage II disease and adverse… (More)