Testicular tumors in childhood

Citation
J. Gunther et al., Testicular tumors in childhood, AKT UROL, 31(2), 2000, pp. 121-122
Citations number
5
Language
TEDESCO
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Urology & Nephrology
Journal title
AKTUELLE UROLOGIE
ISSN journal
0001-7868 → ACNP
Volume
31
Issue
2
Year of publication
2000
Pages
121 - 122
Database
ISI
SICI code
0001-7868(200003)31:2<121:TTIC>2.0.ZU;2-S
Abstract
Introduction: Rarity and treatment strategy of prepuberal testicular tumors initiate us for demonstration of two own cases. Case report: An eight-week old boy with a testicular teratoma and a fourtee n-month old child with a yolk-sack tumor were successfully treated by orchi ectomy. Conclusion: Because of their rarity and because of concerns regarding their appropriate treatment, a national registry to collect data on prepuberal t estis tumors should be initiated.