Seminoma

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Seminoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 375 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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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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Stage IIA and IIB testicular seminoma treated postorchiectomy with radiation therapy versus other approaches: a population-based analysis of 241 patients.
 

Author(s): Kamran A Ahmed, Richard B Wilder

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;41(1):78-85.

 

To evaluate post-orchiectomy utilization of radiation therapy (RT) versus other management approaches in stage IIA and IIB testicular seminoma patients.

Last Updated: 1 May 2015

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 26 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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Positive FDG-PET/CT scans of a residual seminoma after chemotherapy and radiotherapy: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Mehmet Asim Bilen, Houssam Hariri, Chady Leon, Charles C Guo, Deborah A Kuban, Louis L Pisters, Shi-Ming Tu

Journal: Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2014 Aug;12(4):e147-50.

 

Last Updated: 19 Jul 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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Therapy De-escalation in Seminoma Stage IIA/B
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2015

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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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