Seminoma

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Seminoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 244 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Small RNAs in the peripheral blood discriminate metastasized from non-metastasized seminoma.
 

Author(s): Christian G Ruf, Daniela Dinger, Matthias Port, Hans-Ulrich Schmelz, Walter Wagner, Cord Matthies, Bertram Müller-Myhsok, Viktor Meineke, Michael Abend

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We aimed to better discriminate metastasized (lymphogen/occult/both combined) from non-metastasized seminoma based on post-transcriptional changes examined in the peripheral blood.

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2014

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Genetic variants of GPER/GPR30, a novel estrogen-related G protein receptor, are associated with human seminoma.
 

Author(s): Nicolas Chevalier, Rachel Paul-Bellon, Philippe Camparo, Jean-François Michiels, Daniel Chevallier, Patrick Fénichel

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Testicular germ cell tumors (TGCTs) are the most common solid cancers in young men, with an increasing incidence over several years. However, their pathogenesis remains a matter of debate. Some epidemiological data suggest the involvement of both environmental and genetic factors. ...

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2014

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Seminoma presenting as a polypoid bladder mass: a case report.
 

Author(s): Afaf Alsolamı, Mohammed Alotaıbı, Shouki Bazarbashı, Abdulmonem Almutawa, Mohammed Akhtar

Journal: Turk Patoloji Derg. 2014 ;30(1):69-72.

 

We report a case of extragonadal seminoma presenting as a polypoid mass in the urinary bladder. The patient presented with two months history of hematuria. Evaluation by CT scan and cystoscopic examination revealed a polypoid mass in the base of the bladder. Biopsy of the mass revealed ...

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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

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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Retroperitoneal schwannoma mimicking metastatic seminoma: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Shi-Qiang Zhang, Song Wu, Kai Yao, Pei Dong, Yong-Hong Li, Zhi-Ling Zhang, Xian-Xin Li, Fang-Jian Zhou

Journal: Chin J Cancer. 2013 Mar;32(3):149-52.

 

If a testicular cancer patient has a mass in the retroperitoneum, a metastasis is often the first suspicion, probably leading to improper diagnosis and overtreatment. Here we report a case of retroperitoneal schwannoma mimicking metastatic seminoma. A 29-year-old man, who had a history ...

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2013

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Therapy De-escalation in Seminoma Stage IIA/B
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2014

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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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Proton Radiotherapy for Stage I, IIA, and IIB Seminoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage I, IIA and IIB Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 29 May 2014

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