Advances in Urology / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Review Article

Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection as Primary Treatment for Metastatic Seminoma

Table 2

Stage II seminoma.

IIAAny pT/TxN1M0S0 or S1
IIBAny pT/TxN2M0S0 or S1
IICAny pT/TxN3M0S0 or S1

cN1 = metastases to single or multiple retroperitoneal lymph nodes ≤2 cm in size; cN2 = metastases to single or multiple retroperitoneal lymph nodes 2–5 cm in size; cN3 = metastases to single or multiple retroperitoneal lymph nodes >5 cm in size; pN1 = metastases to single or multiple retroperitoneal lymph nodes ≤2 cm in size, no more than 5 positive lymph nodes; pN2 = metastases to single or multiple retroperitoneal lymph nodes 2–5 cm in size, metastases to >5 lymph nodes with none >5 cm in size, extranodal extension; pN3 = metastases to single or multiple retroperitoneal lymph nodes >5 cm in size. Used with the permission of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC), Chicago, Illinois. The original source for this material is the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, seventh edition (2010) published by Springer Science and Business Media LLC, www.springer.com.