Multicenter study evaluating a dual policy of postorchiectomy surveillance and selective adjuvant single-agent carboplatin for patients with clinical stage I seminoma.

@article{Aparicio2003MulticenterSE,
  title={Multicenter study evaluating a dual policy of postorchiectomy surveillance and selective adjuvant single-agent carboplatin for patients with clinical stage I seminoma.},
  author={J Aparicio and Xavier Garc{\'i}a del Muro and Pablo Maroto and Luis Paz-Ares and Emilio Alba and Alberto S{\'a}enz and Josefa Terrasa and Agust{\'i} Barnadas and Daniel Almenar and Jos{\'e} {\'A}ngel Arranz and Maria Angustias Sanchez and Andrea Fernandez and Javier M. Sastre and Joan Carles and Joan Dorca and Josep Gum{\`a} and Ana Lucia Yuste and Josep Ram{\'o}n Germ{\`a}},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  year={2003},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={867-72}
}
BACKGROUND After decades of irradiation as standard therapy for clinical stage I testicular seminoma, alternative treatment approaches have emerged including postorchiectomy surveillance and adjuvant chemotherapy. This study was performed to assess a dual policy of surveillance and selective single-agent carboplatin (for high-risk cases) in a multicenter setting. PATIENTS AND METHODS From 1994 to 1999, 203 patients with stage I seminoma were included. Sixty (29.6%) were considered poor-risk… CONTINUE READING
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