Teratoma

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Teratoma

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The terms "Teratoma" returned 637 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Growing teratoma syndrome in a patient with intracranial germ cell tumor].
 

Author(s): O G Zheludkova, L V Shishkina, A N Konovalov, M V Ryzhova, A N Kislyakov, S S Ozerov, Yu Yu Trunin, N A Mazerkina, O V Klimchuk, E M Tarasova

Journal: Zh Vopr Neirokhir Im N N Burdenko. 2015 ;79(3):69-74.

 

A six-year-old patient with non-germinomatous germ cell tumor of the chiasmatic-sellar area developed polyuria and polydipsia as the first symptoms of the disease. Then there were signs of precocious puberty and vision impairment. MRI examination revealed a shiasmatic sellar tumor ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2015

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Early intrauterine development of mixed giant intracranial teratoma in newborn: a case report.
 

Author(s): Luminiţa Păduraru, Daniela Claudia Scripcaru, Gabriela Ildiko Zonda, Andreea Luciana Avasiloaiei, Maria Stamatin

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2015 ;56(2 Suppl):851-6.

 

Teratoma is one of the most frequent fetal intracranial tumors, but it usually grows very quickly and the fetus is generally a stillborn. Rare cases have slow development or are located in areas that afford immediate surgery after birth with variable chances of survival. Even more ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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Urothelial carcinoma arising from an ovarian mature cystic teratoma.
 

Author(s): Hui-Yu Chuang, Yi-Ting Chen, Tak-Loi Mac, Yu-Chieh Chen, Hung-Sheng Chen, Wan-Shan Wang, Eing-Mei Tsai

Journal: Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Aug;54(4):442-4.

 

Ovarian mature cystic teratomas with malignant transformation are rare, and squamous cell carcinoma is the most common pathological entity. Among these malignant transformations, urothelial cell carcinoma is rare.

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2015

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The terms "Teratoma" returned 47 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sacrococcygeal teratoma with nephroblastic elements: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Yangyang Ma, Jicui Zheng, Haitao Zhu, Chun Shen, Shan Zheng, Xianmin Xiao, Lian Chen

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Sacrococcygeal teratoma with nephroblastic elements is very rare. Only 8 cases have been reported up to date. 3 cases were misdiagnosed as extrarenal nephroblastomas and were administered excessive treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy. It has a great significance ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2014

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Gallbladder teratoma and a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Wendy Yang, Jin-Yao Lai, Hsun-Chin Chao, Chuen Hsueh

Journal: Pediatr Neonatol. 2015 Apr;56(2):134-5.

 

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2015

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Diagnosis of sacrococcygeal teratoma using two and three-dimensional ultrasonography: two cases reported and a literature review.
 

Author(s): Mihaela Grigore, George Iliev

Journal: Med Ultrason. 2014 Sep;16(3):274-7.

 

The occurrence of a fetal tumor is rare, 50% of all fetal tumors being sacrococcygeal teratomas. Prenatal diagnosis of this condition is important for the monitoring of the affected fetuses and for establishing the mode and time of delivery. We describe two cases of fetal sacrococcygeal ...

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2014

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PHASE II TRIAL OF THE CYCLIN-DEPEDENT KINASE INHIBITOR PD 0332991 IN PATIENTS WITH CANCER
 

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: 7 Dec 2015

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Standard-Dose Combination Chemotherapy or High-Dose Combination Chemotherapy and Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Germ Cell Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Germ Cell Tumor; Teratoma; Choriocarcinoma; Germinoma; Mixed Germ Cell Tumor; Yolk Sac Tumor; Childhood Teratoma; Malignant Germ Cell Neoplasm; Extragonadal Seminoma; Non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumor; Seminoma

 

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2016

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