Seminoma

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Seminoma

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 239 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Spermatocytic seminoma: a 21 years' retrospective study in a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan.
 

Author(s): Saroona Haroon, Muhammad Usman Tariq, Saira Fatima, Naila Kayani

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Spermatocytic seminoma is a rare testicular germ cell tumor of old men. Accounting for 1-4% of all seminomas, spermatocytic seminomas have distinct pathogenesis, histological features, immunohistochemical profile and comparatively benign clinical behavior which distinguishes them ...

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2013

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 15 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: 29 Apr 2014

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PD 0332991 in Treating Patients With Refractory Solid Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Solid Tumor; Adenocarcinoma of the Colon; Adenocarcinoma of the Rectum; Adult Central Nervous System Germ Cell Tumor; Adult Teratoma; Benign Teratoma; Estrogen Receptor-negative Breast Cancer; Estrogen Receptor-positive Breast Cancer; Familial Testicular Germ Cell Tumor; HER2-negative Breast Cancer; HER2-positive Breast Cancer; Male Breast Cancer; Ovarian Immature Teratoma; Ovarian Mature Teratoma; Ovarian Monodermal and Highly Specialized Teratoma; Progesterone Receptor-negative Breast Cancer; Progesterone Receptor-positive Breast Cancer; Recurrent Breast Cancer; Recurrent Colon Cancer; Recurrent Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Extragonadal Non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Extragonadal Seminoma; Recurrent Malignant Testicular Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Melanoma; Recurrent Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Rectal Cancer; Stage III Extragonadal Non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumor; Stage III Extragonadal Seminoma; Stage III Malignant Testicular Germ Cell Tumor; Stage III Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IV Breast Cancer; Stage IV Colon Cancer; Stage IV Extragonadal Non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IV Extragonadal Seminoma; Stage IV Melanoma; Stage IV Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IV Rectal Cancer; Testicular Immature Teratoma; Testicular Mature Teratoma

 

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2013

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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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