extragonadal germ cell tumor

Known as: Extragonadal GCT, NOS, Tumor of Extragonadal Germ Cell, Extragonadal germ cell tumors, NOS 
A rare cancer that develops in germ cells that are found in areas of the body other than the ovary or testicle (such as the brain, chest, abdomen, or… (More)
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1973-2017
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this article is to describe the key imaging features of primary and metastatic extragonadal germ cell… (More)
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2010
2010
PURPOSE To provide recommendations on appropriate uses for serum markers of germ cell tumors (GCTs). METHODS Searches of… (More)
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2008
2008
Germ cell tumors (GCTs), rare malignancies that occur in a wide range of locations and display variable histologic patterns, may… (More)
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2008
2008
Whereas clinical differences between testicular and extragonadal germ cell tumors (GCT), like reduced cisplatin sensitivity of… (More)
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2006
2006
Klinefelter syndrome is a well documented abnormality of sex differentiation, with an incidence of 1 in 600 newborn males. It is… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE To characterize the clinical and biologic features of extragonadal germ cell tumor (EGCT) and to determine the overall… (More)
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1998
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1998
PURPOSE This study was designed to assess the effectiveness of vinblastine, ifosfamide, and cisplatin (VeIP) as second-line… (More)
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1998
1998
A case is presented of a primary extragonadal retroperitoneal germ cell tumor (seminoma) in a 51-year-old male. The ultimate… (More)
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND Extragonadal germ cell tumors (EGCT) represent only 2-5% of adult germ cell malignancies. Because they are rare and… (More)
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1987
1987
A 25-year-old man presented with diffuse metastatic pure choriocarcinoma, thyrotoxicosis, and cardiac tamponade. No discernable… (More)
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