Pineal germinoma

Known as: Pineal Region Germinoma, germinoma 
A type of germ cell tumor that is found in the pineal gland in the brain. Symptoms of pineal germinomas include headaches, changes in vision, nausea… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Podoplanin, a mucin-like transmembrane sialoglycoprotein, promotes platelet aggregation and may be involved in cancer cell… (More)
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2003
2003
We report an intratumoral hemorrhage immediately after a ventricular endoscopic procedure in an 18-year-old man who had a pineal… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
Various histological types of tumors arise in the pineal region. The most common tumors are pineal parenchymal tumors and germ… (More)
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1997
1997
A patient with a synchronous pineal and suprasellar germinoma and symptomatic hydrocephalus underwent a minimally invasive… (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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Review
1991
Review
1991
The case of a 15-year-old boy with a pineal germinoma is reported. The patient first underwent a ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt… (More)
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1988
1988
We report four patients with pineal germinoma in whom the initial procedure for obtaining a tissue diagnosis was a stereotaxic… (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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1978
1978
The results of radiation treatment of 52 patients with a tumor in the pineal region or a suprasellar germinoma are analyzed. The… (More)
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1947
1947
In 1944 Dorothy Russell (15) published the resuits of a study of pineal tumors. She presented a rational explanation for the well… (More)
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