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  1. The most common cancer of germinal origin of the testis is ___
    Seminoma
  2. Testicular cancers are most frequently diagnosed in men aged ___ to ____
    15 to 35 years
  3. The prostate gland lies _____ to the bladder and _____ to the rectum
    • inferior
    • anterior
  4. The seminal vesicles lie _____ to the prostate and ______ to the rectum
    superior

    anterior
  5. ____ require the lowest dose to control disease
    Testis
  6. When irradiating seminoma stages I, IA, IB the ____ and ipsilateral ____ nodes should be included
    Paraaortic

    Iliacs
  7. Brachytherapy in the management of prostate cancer would be ________
    LDR interstital
  8. The appropriate treatment position for the patient treated with opposing hockey stick fields is ______________________________
    Supine with arms above head
  9. A common location for distant mets from seminoma is ____
    Lung
  10. The four field box technique would likely be used in the management of _____ cancer
    prostate
  11. The lower border of the inverted Y field for the management of early stage seminoma is at the level of _____________
    the symphysis pubis
  12. Inguinal node dose is to be delivered with the 80% dose line at a depth of 5cm.
    The electron energy most appropriate would be:
    15 MeV
  13. A blood serum marker used in determining extent of testicular cancer is ____
    AFP
  14. Gleason developed a grading system based on the degree of differentiation seen in tissue samples.  His systems uses ____ different histologic patterns
    5
  15. Define:
    TURP
    transurethral resection of the prostate (can be curative for early stage prostate cancer
  16. _____ : Lactate dehydrogenese is elevated, can be an indicator of tissue destruction and is not only specified in the diagnosis of cancer
    LDH
  17. _____: Human chorionic gonadotropin is a blood serum marker helpful in the diagnosis of germ cell tumors such as seminoma
    HCG
  18. Which tumor would require the highest dose to control disease?
    Prostate (up to 78 Gy)
  19. The most common histologic type found in prostate cancer is _______
    Adenocarcinoma
  20. Hormonal Therapy for prostate cancer may include the administration of ____
    Lupron
  21. The patient complaining of diarrhea should be advised to ______________________
    avoid high fiber foods
  22. The ____ nodes should be included in radiation treatment fields for Penile cancer
    inguinal
  23. The upper border of the inverted Y field for the management of early stage seminoma is at the level of ____
    T-10
  24. Total dose for irradiation of the prostate tumor is ___ to ___ Gy
    66 to 75 Gy

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