Benign Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor

Known as: Germ Cell Tumors, Ovarian, Benign, Ovarian Germ Cell Neoplasms, Benign, Benign Germ Cell Tumor of the Ovary 
A non-metastasizing germ cell tumor that arises from the ovary. The vast majority of cases are benign dermoid cysts.
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2012
2012
Dermoid cysts are common benign ovarian germ cell neoplasms. Occasionally, one of the mature elements undergoes malignant… (More)
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2011
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2011
Malignant melanoma involving the ovary is uncommon. Most of the reported ovarian malignant melanomas are metastatic, and only 44… (More)
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2005
2005
Struma ovarii is a rare form of ovarian neoplasm, composed entirely or predominantly of thyroid tissue and generally a benign… (More)
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2004
2004
Mature cystic teratoma (dermoid cyst) is the most common benign germ cell tumor of the ovary, accounting for approximately 30% of… (More)
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2002
2002
Mature ovarian teratomas are benign ovarian germ cell tumors that usually present with a normal karyotype. There are very few… (More)
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