Cite this page: Al-Hussain, T. Postchemotherapy resections. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/testispostchemo.html. Accessed October 16th, 2018.
Definition / general
- Presence of tumor after chemotherapy may determine need for additional chemotherapy
- Therapy related changes are foamy macrophages, fibroblastic proliferation, necrotic tumor cells
- Persistent teratoma often shows therapy related atypia in tumor and storma but this has no prognostic significance