Liposarcoma associated with cytoreductive chemotherapy for advanced germ cell tumor of the testicle

Özyavuz R.

Turk J Cancer, vol.24, no.4, pp.216-219, 1994 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Case Report
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Journal Name: Turk J Cancer
  • Page Numbers: pp.216-219
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: No


The findings of mature or immature teratoma in metastases of treated testicular germ cell tumors has been extensively described in the literature. Therapy induced sarcomatous changes were also reported. A case of liposarcoma arising in the metastases of embryonal carcinoma after intensive cytoreductive chemotherapy is presented.