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In the early 1970s, prior to the development of cisplatin-based chemotherapy, patients with metastatic testicular cancer had only a 5% chance of survival (Einhorn, 2002).
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There are reported cases of gastrointestinal bleeding associated with metastatic testicular cancer
with intestinal involvement, which is a rare manifestation of the disease [5-7].
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Metastatic testicular cancer
to the lungs, liver, and retroperitoneum occurs in advanced disease and has a poor prognosis.
Our patient came from an endemic area where levels of arsenic are high in drinking water and had features of arsenical keratosis for past fifteen years along with metastatic testicular cancer
at the time of presentation.
The cycling legend's battle against the dreaded disease started way back in 1996 when Armstrong, then an upcoming US rider, was diagnosed with late-stage metastatic testicular cancer
that had spread to his abdomen, his lungs and his brain.
Aki et al (4) reported a prevalence of 2.1% among 190 patients with metastatic testicular cancer
who were treated by platinum-based combination chemotherapy and achieved complete remission.
Naoi et al., "A case of metastatic testicular cancer
complicated by tumour lysis syndrome and choriocarcinoma syndrome," Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
It is obvious that the likelihood of achieving complete response decreases as the stage of metastatic testicular cancer
increases and that the risk of adverse events increases with the dose intensity.
Prognostic factors in unselected patients with nonseminomatous metastatic testicular cancer
: a multicenter experience.