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Table 1 OVID MEDLINE search strategy

From: Prognostic factors for tumor recurrence in patients with clinical stage I seminoma undergoing surveillance—protocol for a systematic review

1. Testicular Neoplasms/ or Rete Testis/
2. Germinoma/
3. (testi* adj3 (cancer* or tumo* or neoplas* or carcinom* or malign*)).tw.
4. “Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal”/
5. (Germ* adj3 (cancer* or tumo* or neoplas* or carcinom* or malign*)).tw.
6. Disease Progression/ or Risk Factors/ or Prognosis/
7. Recurrence/ or Follow-Up Studies/ or Watchful Waiting/
8. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local/
9. Progression*.tw.
10. Relaps*.tw.
11. Recurrence*.tw.
12. Seminom*.tw.
13. Seminoma/
14. 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 or 5
15. 6 or 7 or 8 or 9 or 10 or 11
16. 12 or 13
17. 14 and 15 and 16