Testis sparing appropriate for prepubertal tumors

April 1, 2002

San Francisco-Testis-sparing approaches are appropriate for many prepubertaltestis tumors, according to two decades of data from a tumor registry setup by the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Urology. The registry,established in 1980, has enrolled 395 boys with primary testis tumors thatpresented before 12 years of age.