Seminoma

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Seminoma

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 380 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mediastinal Seminoma with an Elevated Level of Serum Angiotensin-converting Enzyme.
 

Author(s): Hiroshi Ishii, Fumiyasu Igata, Kazuki Nabeshima, Hisako Kushima, Kentaro Watanabe

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2015 ;54(15):1909-12.

 

A 22-year-old man was admitted following the detection of right hilar enlargement during a medical checkup. The patient's serum angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) level was abnormally high, and a needle aspiration biopsy showed non-caseating epithelioid cell granulomas. Surgical ...

Last Updated: 3 Aug 2015

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Adjuvant radiotherapy in stage 1 seminoma: Evaluation of prognostic factors and results of survival.
 

Author(s): Lasif Serdar, Emine Canyilmaz, Turkan Ozturk Topcu, Asli Sahbaz, Yahyahan Memis, Gulsen Soydemir, Ozlem Aynaci, Mustafa Kandaz, Zümrüt Bahat, Adnan Yoney

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;11(2):313-8.

 

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic factors affecting overall survival (OS), cause-specific survival (CSS), progression-free survival (PFS), and survival among patients undergoing adjuvant radiotherapy (RT) for stage-1 seminoma.

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2015

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18F-FDG PET/CT with unusual bone and CNS metastases from testicular seminoma.
 

Author(s): Francisco Javier García Gómez, Irene Acevedo Bánez, Roberto Lasso Vega González, Pedro Jiménez-Granero, Isabel Borrego Dorado

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;41(2):393-4.

 

Last Updated: 26 May 2015

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 30 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiotherapy or chemotherapy for clinical stage IIA and IIB seminoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis of patient outcomes.
 

Author(s): P Giannatempo, T Greco, L Mariani, N Nicolai, S Tana, E Farè, D Raggi, L Piva, M Catanzaro, D Biasoni, T Torelli, S Stagni, B Avuzzi, M Maffezzini, G Landoni, F De Braud, A M Gianni, G Sonpavde, R Salvioni, A Necchi

Journal: Ann. Oncol.. 2015 Apr;26(4):657-68.

 

Outcomes of radiotherapy (RT) compared with chemotherapy (CT) remain poorly defined for clinical stage (CS) IIA and IIB seminoma. We aimed to evaluate the current role of the two treatment modalities in this setting of testicular seminoma.

Last Updated: 27 Mar 2015

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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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First case of bilateral, synchronous anaplastic variant of spermatocytic seminoma treated with radical orchifunicolectomy as single approach: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Giorgio Gentile, Francesca Giunchi, Riccardo Schiavina, Alessandro Franceschelli, Marco Borghesi, Ziv Zukerman, Matteo Cevenini, Valerio Vagnoni, Daniele Romagnoli, Fulvio Colombo, Giuseppe Martorana, Eugenio Brunocilla

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Spermatocytic Seminoma (SS) is less common than the Classic variant, as its incidence ranges between 1.3% and 2.3% of all seminomas. Generally SS is diagnosed in men older than 50 years. The Anaplastic variant of Spermatocytic Seminoma is characterized by an earlier onset when compared ...

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2014

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Therapy De-escalation in Seminoma Stage IIA/B
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2016

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Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection in Treating Patients With Stage I-IIA Testicular Seminoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Lymphadenopathy; Stage I Testicular Seminoma; Stage II Testicular Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2015

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Therapeutic Strategy Guided by PET-TDM for Patients With Seminoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2016

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