Treatment options for carcinoma in situ testis.

  title={Treatment options for carcinoma in situ testis.},
  author={Mette Saks\o Mortensen and Maria Gry Gundgaard and Gedske Daugaard},
  journal={International journal of andrology},
  volume={34 4 Pt 2},
Carcinoma in situ testis (CIS) is known as the precursor of germ cell cancer of the testis. International guidelines on diagnosis and treatment are inconsistent. Some countries offer routine biopsies of the contralateral testicle in relation to orchidectomy for testicular cancer, whereas other countries only offer this to high-risk patients. The treatment options range from orchidectomy and chemotherapy to radiotherapy and in rare cases surveillance. Results of the different treatment… CONTINUE READING