Treatment Options for Stages I and II
Hepatoblastoma of pure fetal histology: For tumors of pure fetal histology, complete surgical resection followed by watchful waiting or single-agent doxorubicin.In the Children's Oncology Group (COG) study COG-P9645, stage I pure fetal histology hepatoblastomas with two or fewer mitoses per 10 high power fields were not treated with chemotherapy. Completely excised tumor of purely fetal and favorable histology may be carefully followed without...
Updated statistics with estimated new cases and deaths for 2013 (cited American Cancer Society as reference 1).
Added Howlader et al. as reference 6.
Revised text to state that approximately 69% of testicular cancers are localized, 18% are regional, and 12% are distant stage at diagnosis.
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