The role of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor in the treatment of germ cell tumors. German Testicular Cancer Study Group.

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Hematopoietic growth factors, such as granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF), may gain increasing importance in the treatment of patients with malignant germ cell tumors. For patients with far advanced testicular cancer, who only have a chance of long-term cure in the range of 40% to 50% by standard induction chemotherapy, the German… (More)

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@article{Bokemeyer1994TheRO, title={The role of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor in the treatment of germ cell tumors. German Testicular Cancer Study Group.}, author={C Carsten Bokemeyer and Andreas Harstrick and Ulrich U R{\"u}ther and Bernd Metzner and H. J. Illiger and Christoph Clemm and Wolfgang Siegert and Heike Link and Hanfried Ostermann and H. - J. Schmoll}, journal={Seminars in oncology}, year={1994}, volume={21 6 Suppl 16}, pages={57-63} }