Teratoma

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Teratoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Teratoma" returned 607 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Successful treatment of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis with early teratoma removal and plasmapheresis: A case report.
 

Author(s): Monica Gomes Ferreira, Victoria Lapresa Alcalde, María Helena García Sánchez, Lourdes Hernández Hernández, María José Doyague Sánchez

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(31):e11325.

 

This report describes a Successful treatment of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis with early teratoma removal and plasmapheresis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Beta-hCG-producing thymic teratoma: an uncommon cause of peripheral precocious puberty].
 

Author(s): Claudia Lozano C, Marcela Molina P

Journal: Rev Chil Pediatr. 2018 Jun;89(3):373-379.

 

Among the causes of peripheral precocious puberty in men are the beta-human cho rionic gonadotropin (Β-HCG)-secreting tumors, such as hepatoblastomas, dysgerminomas, chorio carcinomas, and immature teratomas. In pediatrics, the mediastinal teratomas are rare, representing the 7-10% ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Intracranial immature teratoma invading the nasal cavity mimicking olfactory neuroblastoma: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yuefeng Jiang, Xiaoyun Mao, Yang Zhao, Chuifeng Fan

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jul;97(28):e11527.

 

Primary intracranial immature teratoma accounts for majority of congenital central nervous system germ-cell tumors, but it is extremely rare in patients older than 15 years.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Teratoma" returned 62 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Renal immature teratoma in a male adult: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xiao-Long Zhang, Gang Xu, Jun-Long Li, Shou-Hua Pan, Jia-Jun Yan

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(35):e12143.

 

Teratomas commonly arise in the gonads, including ovary and testis. The kidney is one of the most rare regions of primary teratoma. To date, about 19 cases of renal teratoma have been reported, and only 3 articles have reported renal immature teratoma; however, all of them occur in ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Rare case of squamous cell carcinoma arising in a recurrent ovarian mature cystic teratoma of a young woman: A case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Xinge Feng, Lian Xu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 May;97(20):e10802.

 

Malignant transformations of ovarian mature cystic teratomas (MCTs) occur rarely, especially in young women. Although it is extremely difficult to diagnose them, serum tumor marker level testing in combination with the use of imaging techniques may be useful in preoperative diagnosis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Extrarenal teratoma with nephroblastoma in the retroperitoneum: Case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yanan Li, Chuanfen Lei, Bo Xiang, Fuyu Li, Chuan Wang, Qi Wang, Siyuan Chen, Yi Ji

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(46):e8670.

 

Teratoma with nephroblastoma is a rare disease. The most common site at which teratoma with nephroblastoma occurs is the kidney. The mechanisms underlying the development of teratoma with nephroblastoma have not been fully elucidated.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 12 Feb 2018

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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: 20 Aug 2018

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Active Surveillance, Bleomycin, Carboplatin, Etoposide, or Cisplatin in Treating Pediatric and Adult Patients With Germ Cell Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Germ Cell Tumor; Extragonadal Embryonal Carcinoma; Grade 2 Immature Ovarian Teratoma; Grade 3 Immature Ovarian Teratoma; Malignant Germ Cell Tumor; Stage I Ovarian Choriocarcinoma; Stage I Ovarian Embryonal Carcinoma; Stage I Ovarian Teratoma; Stage I Ovarian Yolk Sac Tumor; Stage I Testicular Choriocarcinoma AJCC v6 and v7; Stage I Testicular Embryonal Carcinoma AJCC v6 and v7; Stage I Testicular Yolk Sac Tumor AJCC v6 and v7; Stage II Ovarian Choriocarcinoma; Stage II Ovarian Embryonal Carcinoma; Stage II Ovarian Yolk Sac Tumor; Stage II Testicular Choriocarcinoma AJCC v6 and v7; Stage II Testicular Embryonal Carcinoma AJCC v6 and v7; Stage II Testicular Yolk Sac Tumor AJCC v6 and v7; Stage III Ovarian Choriocarcinoma; Stage III Ovarian Embryonal Carcinoma; Stage III Ovarian Yolk Sac Tumor; Stage III Testicular Choriocarcinoma AJCC v6 and v7; Stage III Testicular Embryonal Carcinoma AJCC v6 and v7; Stage III Testicular Yolk Sac Tumor AJCC v6 and v7; Stage IV Ovarian Choriocarcinoma; Stage IV Ovarian Embryonal Carcinoma; Stage IV Ovarian Yolk Sac Tumor; Testicular Mixed Choriocarcinoma and Embryonal Carcinoma; Testicular Mixed Choriocarcinoma and Teratoma; Testicular Mixed Choriocarcinoma and Yolk Sac Tumor

 

Last Updated: 3 Aug 2018

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