Extramedullary involvement of the testes in childhood leukemia.


Thirteen out of 163 male children with acute leukemia developed extramedullary involvement of the testes. This represented an incidence of 8.0%. These 13 children experienced 19 separate episodes of enlargement. All episodes were treated with radiotherapy. The enlargement was unilateral in 9 episodes and bilateral in 10. The bone marrow (BM) was in complete… (More)


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@article{Stoffel1975ExtramedullaryIO, title={Extramedullary involvement of the testes in childhood leukemia.}, author={Thomas J. Stoffel and Mark E. Nesbit and Seymour H. Levitt}, journal={Cancer}, year={1975}, volume={35 4}, pages={1203-11} }