Germinoma

Known as: Germinoma [Disease/Finding], Germinomas 
A malignant neoplasm of the germinal tissue of the GONADS; MEDIASTINUM; or pineal region. Germinomas are uniform in appearance, consisting of large… (More)
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1946-2017
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Human germ cell tumors (GCTs) may have variable histology and clinical behavior, depending on factors such as sex of the patient… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE A multicenter prospective trial was conducted (Maligue Keimzelltümoren [MAKEI] 83/86/89) to assess outcome in… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The authors analyzed 153 cases of histologically verified intracranial germ cell tumors. The histological diagnosis was germinoma… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE To determine an appropriate treatment policy for intracranial germinoma. METHODS AND MATERIALS From 1976 to 1992, 51… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE To determine the optimal dose and treatment outcome of patients treated with radiation for intracranial germinoma… (More)
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1997
1997
Because intracranial germinomas are readily curable with radiation and chemotherapy or radiation therapy alone, the role of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We report on 19 cases of intracranial germ cell tumors, including 12 male and 7 female patients; the average age was 16.5 +/- 4.9… (More)
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1986
1986
Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging characteristics of pineal germinomas are described in seven patients imaged with MR and computed… (More)
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1981
1981
Clinical characteristics of six cases of germinoma involving a unilateral basal ganglion and thalamus are summarized. The… (More)
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1978
1978
Sixty-one patients with midline pineal tumors and 16 patients with suprasellar germinomas were treated with surgical… (More)
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