Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in advanced penile carcinoma.

@article{Leijte2007NeoadjuvantCI,
  title={Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in advanced penile carcinoma.},
  author={Joost A. P. Leijte and Jan Martijn Kerst and Evert Bais and Ninja F. Antonini and Simon Horenblas},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2007},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={488-94}
}
OBJECTIVE Little data on the role of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for advanced penile carcinoma are available. We describe the experiences at our institute. METHODS A total of 20 patients received neoadjuvant chemotherapy for downstaging of irresectable disease in the period from 1972 until August 2005. During this 34-yr period, five different chemotherapeutic regimens were used. We evaluated clinical tumour response, chemotherapeutic toxicity, rate and type of subsequent surgery, histopathologic… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 58 extracted citations

[Cancers of the penis and testicle: news in 2008].

Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie • 2008
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…