Teratoma

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Teratoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Teratoma" returned 427 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A case of recurrent, bilateral ovarian mature teratoma in a young woman.
 

Author(s): Che-Fu Chang, Chen-Kuo Lin

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Ovarian mature cystic teratomas are common, benign, pelvic tumors that are easily detected by pelvic ultrasonography. However, patients with recurrent teratomas are rarely noted, and cases of bilateral teratomas are even less common.

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2014

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Characteristics and treatment outcomes of patients with malignant transformation arising from mature cystic teratoma of the ovary: experience at a single institution.
 

Author(s): Shina Oranratanaphan, Nipon Khemapech

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2013 ;14(8):4693-7.

 

Malignant transformation arising in mature cystic teratoma (MCT) is one of the most serious complications of MCT. Squamous cell carcinoma is the most common malignant change. Some clinical findings such as advanced age group and large tumor size are significant risk factors of malignant ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2013

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A case of mature teratoma of the Douglas.
 

Author(s): Amin Makni, Sami Ben Rhouma, Johko Farah, Mohamed Jouini, Montassar Kacem, Zoubeir Ben Safta

Journal: Tunis Med. 2013 Jul;91(7):473-4.

 

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2013

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The terms "Teratoma" returned 32 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Concurrent primary carcinoid tumor arising within mature teratoma and clear cell renal cell carcinoma in the horseshoe kidney: report of a rare case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Ke Sun, Qihan You, Ming Zhao, Hongtian Yao, Hua Xiang, Lijun Wang

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Primary carcinoid tumor arising in a mature teratoma of the horseshoe kidney is exceptionally rare and only 4 such cases have been reported in the world literature to date. The simultaneous occurrence of different subtypes of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) or RCC coexistence with non-RCC ...

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2013

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[Peritoneal pseudomyxoma arising from an ovarian teratoma associated with Bordeline mucinous tumor: report of a case and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Amina Mohtaram, Saber Boutayeb, Meryam Ben Ameur El Youbi, Tanae Sghiri, Imane Aaribi, Fouad Kettani, Hind M'rabti, Hassan Errihani

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Last Updated: 20 Jun 2013

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Reconsidering pluripotency tests: do we still need teratoma assays?
 

Author(s): Christiane Buta, Robert David, Ralf Dressel, Mia Emgård, Christiane Fuchs, Ulrike Gross, Lyn Healy, Jürgen Hescheler, Roman Kolar, Ulrich Martin, Harald Mikkers, Franz-Josef Müller, Rebekka K Schneider, Andrea E M Seiler, Horst Spielmann, Georg Weitzer

Journal: Stem Cell Res. 2013 Jul;11(1):552-62.

 

The induction of teratoma in mice by the transplantation of stem cells into extra-uterine sites has been used as a read-out for cellular pluripotency since the initial description of this phenomenon in 1954. Since then, the teratoma assay has remained the assay of choice to demonstrate ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2013

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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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DNA Analysis in Samples From Younger Patients With Germ Cell Tumors and Their Parents or Siblings
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Malignant Testicular Germ Cell Tumor; Ovarian Choriocarcinoma; Ovarian Embryonal Carcinoma; Ovarian Mixed Germ Cell Tumor; Ovarian Teratoma; Ovarian Yolk Sac Tumor; Testicular Choriocarcinoma; Testicular Embryonal Carcinoma; Testicular Seminoma; Testicular Teratoma; Testicular Yolk Sac Tumor

 

Last Updated: 17 Feb 2014

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Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant for Germ Cell Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Germ Cell Tumor; Ovarian Cancer; Teratoma

 

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2014

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