Results of retroperitoneal lymph node dissection and postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy with dactinomycin in the treatment of retroperitoneal metastases of nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumors.

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This article discusses 103 patients with a nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumor. Treatment of 87 patients in clinical Stages I, II-A, and II-B consisted of bilateral retroperitoneal lymph node dissection. In Stage I (54 patients), no further treatment was given. The three-year survival was 96%, while recurrence-free survival was 98%. Of 33 patients in… (More)

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@article{Wobbes1983ResultsOR, title={Results of retroperitoneal lymph node dissection and postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy with dactinomycin in the treatment of retroperitoneal metastases of nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumors.}, author={Theo Wobbes and Robert D. Eibergen and J. Marja Oldhoff and Heimen Schraffordt Koops}, journal={Cancer}, year={1983}, volume={51 6}, pages={1076-9} }