Seminoma

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Seminoma

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 219 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[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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Clinically apparent and occult metastasized seminoma: almost indistinguishable on the transcriptional level.
 

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

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The aim of the present study was to examine the biological differences between seminomas with occult and clinically apparent metastases at the time of diagnosis of the primary tumor to gain insight into the biology of these tumors and facilitate the identification of novel predictors ...

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D and PTHrP mediated malignant hypercalcemia in a seminoma.
 

Author(s): René Rodríguez-Gutiérrez, Maria Azucena Zapata-Rivera, Dania Lizeth Quintanilla-Flores, Carlos Rodrigo Camara-Lemarroy, Fernando Javier Lavalle-Gonzalez, José Gerardo González-González, Jesús Zacarías Villarreal-Pérez

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Seminomas have been rarely associated with malignant hypercalcemia. The responsible mechanism of hypercalcemia in this setting has been described to be secondary to 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D secretion. The relationship with PTHrP has not been determined or studied.The aim of this study ...

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2014

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The terms "Seminoma" returned 16 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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