[Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular tumor with renal autotransplantation: a case report].

@article{Kobayashi1990RetroperitonealLN,
  title={[Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular tumor with renal autotransplantation: a case report].},
  author={Yutaka Kobayashi and T Sekihara and Masafumi Nakamura and Yukito Kokado and Shiro Takahara and Takuo Koide and Eriko Nakano and Mitsuhiro Matsuda},
  journal={Hinyokika kiyo. Acta urologica Japonica},
  year={1990},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={359-62}
}
A case of testicular tumor (embryonal cell carcinoma with choriocarcinoma) in a 42-year-old man treated with renal autotransplantation is presented. After four courses of chemotherapy (carboplatin, vinblastine and bleomycin), we performed retroperitoneal lymph node dissection. At the operation, one of the swelling lymph nodes involved left renal artery completely, so we performed left renal autotransplantation and promoted more effective lymph node dissection. After the operation, renal… CONTINUE READING