Mediastinal Germ Cell Tumor

Known as: Germ Cell Tumor of Mediastinum, Germ Cell Neoplasm of the Mediastinum, Germ Cell Tumor of the Mediastinum 
A germ cell tumor that arises from the mediastinum. Representative examples include seminoma, embryonal carcinoma, yolk sac tumor, teratoma, and… (More)
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2010
2010
Primary mediastinal germ cell tumors (GCTs) are rare and sometimes they pose diagnostic difficulty without immunohistochemical… (More)
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2006
2006
UNLABELLED Precocious puberty is not a typical manifestation of patients with Klinefelter syndrome (KS). However, there is an… (More)
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1998
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1998
PURPOSE Teratoma with malignant transformation refers to a form of germ cell tumor in which a somatic teratomatous component… (More)
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1998
1998
A case of primary mediastinal germ cell tumor, which demonstrated spontaneous regression, is presented. The serum human chorionic… (More)
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1998
1998
This report describes an extremely rare combination of mediastinal germ cell tumor and visceral hemangiomatosis in a 17-year-old… (More)
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1992
1992
Germ cell tumors occur most frequently in the gonad but can rarely occur in extragonadal locations, usually in or near the… (More)
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1990
1990
Most acute leukemias occurring in patients with mediastinal germ cell tumors (MGCTs) appear to be primary rather than therapy… (More)
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1989
1989
The biological basis for acute leukemia associated with mediastinal germ cell tumors has remained unexplained due to lack of… (More)
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1989
1989
The occurrence of an i(12p) in an extragonadal mediastinal germ cell tumor indicates that this chromosome change, which is… (More)
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1987
1987
Several case reports have suggested an association of primary mediastinal germ cell tumor (PMGCT) and Klinefelter's syndrome (KS… (More)
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