Treatment of testicular cancers with high doses of etoposide: impact of the elimination capacities of the drug and the genetic characteristics of the patient on the efficacy and toxicity of the treatment

For patients with refractory or relapsing testicular cancer after standard chemotherapy, more aggressive chemotherapy with carboplatin and etoposide may be used. After this high-dose chemotherapy, a stem cell transplant is performed to replace those that have been...

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