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Yolk sac tumor

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Yolk sac tumor" returned 12 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Yolk sac tumor of endometrium: A case report and literature review.
Last Updated: May 05, 2020

To report a rare case of endometrial yolk sac tumor (YST) and review published cases of YST of the endometrium.

Adult-Onset Mixed Germ Cell Tumor Composed Mainly of Yolk Sac Tumor Around the Pineal Gland: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Last Updated: Jan 28, 2020

Mixed germ cell tumors (MGCTs) usually occur in children. In the present report, we discuss an extremely rare case of adult-onset MGCT composed mainly of yolk sac tumor (YST) around the pineal gland.

Primary yolk sac tumor originating from the endometrium: A case report and literature review.
Last Updated: Feb 25, 2020

Yolk sac tumors (YSTs) are malignant germ cell tumors that secrete alpha-fetoprotein (AFP). These tumors commonly develop in infants, young children, and young women and often originate in the gonads. Primary endometrial YST is a very rare malignancy, and a primary endometrial YST ...

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Yolk sac tumor" returned 74 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Primary Pancreatic Yolk Sac Tumor Presenting as Diffusely Enlarged Pancreas in Initial 18F-FDG PET/CT.
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2020

Yolk sac tumor is a rare and highly malignant germ cell tumor. We report a case of yolk sac tumor primarily in the pancreas in a 32-year-old man. He presented with pancreatitis at presentation with significantly increased serum alpha-fetoprotein (AFP). F-FDG PET/CT revealed diffuse ...

Primary extragonadal yolk sac tumor originating from adrenal gland.
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2020

Extragonadal germ cell tumors are germ cell tumors with no evidence of a primary tumor within the gonads, most often located in the mediastinum or retroperitoneum. We present an extragonadal yolk sac tumor that presented as an adrenal carcinoma and required left adrenalectomy, nephrectomy, ...

Successful treatment of a primary thoracic dumb-bell yolk sac tumor presenting with severe spinal cord compression: Case report.
Last Updated: Jan 08, 2020

Primary thoracic dumb-bell yolk sac tumor (YST) with both epidural and extraspinal extension is a rare disease with no standard curative managements yet. The objective of this study is to report a primary thoracic dumb-bell YST presenting with severe spinal cord compression successfully ...

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