Intratubular germ cell neoplasia of the contralateral testis in testicular cancer: defining a high risk group.

@article{Harland1998IntratubularGC,
  title={Intratubular germ cell neoplasia of the contralateral testis in testicular cancer: defining a high risk group.},
  author={S. J. Harland and Paul A Cook and Sophie D Fossa and Alan H. Horwich and Graham M. Mead and M. Parkinson and J. Trevor Roberts and Sally Patricia Stenning},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1998},
  volume={160 4},
  pages={1353-7}
}
PURPOSE We define a group of testis cancer patients who are at high risk for carcinoma in situ of the contralateral testis and, therefore, a second germ cell tumor. MATERIALS AND METHODS The histology was reviewed in 186 testis cancer patients who underwent contralateral testicular biopsy either because of a history of testicular maldescent or an atrophic contralateral testis (defined as a volume of 12 ml. or less). Testicular volume, semen analysis, serum gonadotropin levels, serum… CONTINUE READING

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