Seminoma

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Seminoma

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 223 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Uterine leiomyoma in a man with persistent Müllerian duct syndrome and seminoma.
 

Author(s): Stefan M Kovachev, Svetoslav D Nikolov, Anna P Mihova

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Nov;16(11):735-7.

 

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2015

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[Verification of the protective effect of a testicular shield in postoperative radiotherapy for seminoma].
 

Author(s): Yoshitsugu Matsumoto, Yoshiyuki Umezu, Toshioh Fujibuchi, Yoshitaka Noguchi, Jyunichi Fukunaga, Tomoko Kimura, Naomi Hirano, Takaaki Hirose, Shinjiro Sonoda, Ryoji Matsumoto

Journal: Nihon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi. 2014 Sep;70(9):883-7.

 

In postoperative radiotherapy for seminoma, control of the testicular absorbed dose is important, since exposure of the testis can lead to temporary or permanent infertility. In this case, instead of using a dog-leg-shaped field, treatment using a field focused near the aorta was ...

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2014

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Seminoma and embryonal carcinoma footprints identified by analysis of integrated genome-wide epigenetic and expression profiles of germ cell cancer cell lines.
 

Author(s): Yvonne G van der Zwan, Martin A Rijlaarsdam, Fernando J Rossello, Amanda J Notini, Suzan de Boer, D Neil Watkins, Ad J M Gillis, Lambert C J Dorssers, Stefan J White, Leendert H J Looijenga

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Originating from Primordial Germ Cells/gonocytes and developing via a precursor lesion called Carcinoma In Situ (CIS), Germ Cell Cancers (GCC) are the most common cancer in young men, subdivided in seminoma (SE) and non-seminoma (NS). During physiological germ cell formation/maturation, ...

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2014

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 17 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diagnostic performance of fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in the postchemotherapy management of patients with seminoma: systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Giorgio Treglia, Ramin Sadeghi, Salvatore Annunziata, Carmelo Caldarella, Francesco Bertagna, Luca Giovanella

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2014 ;2014():852681.

 

To meta-analyze published data about the diagnostic performance of fluorine-18-Fluorodeoxyglucose ((18)F-FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) and PET/computed tomography (PET/CT) in the postchemotherapy management of patients with seminoma.

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2014

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Supernumerary nipple and seminoma: case report and review of polythelia and genitourinary cancers.
 

Author(s): Emily C Grimshaw, Philip R Cohen

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The presence of supernumerary nipples, known as polythelia, is the most common presentation of accessory breast tissue. It is usually considered to be a benign congenital anomaly. However, polythelia may warrant attention for more than mere cosmetic concern because supernumerary nipples ...

Last Updated: 4 Feb 2013

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Bilateral synchronous spermatocytic seminoma: a rare case report from rural India and literature review.
 

Author(s): Sanjay N Koppad, Satish R Sonawane, Vaibhav B Kapoor, Amar M Deshmukh, Ketan A Borole

Journal: Pan Afr Med J. 2012 ;13():34.

 

Spermatocytic Seminoma is an unusual germ cell tumour known to arise from testis only. It is associated with good prognosis. Testicular tumours as such are uncommon in Asia as compared to western countries. In the literature only five cases of bilateral synchronous Spermatocytic Seminoma ...

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2013

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Therapy De-escalation in Seminoma Stage IIA/B
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2015

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Therapeutic Strategy Guided by PET-TDM for Patients With Seminoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2013

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