dysgerminoma

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dysgerminoma

[¦dis·jər·mə′nō·mə]
(medicine)
An ovarian tumor composed of large polygonal cells of germ-cell origin, resembling seminoma of the testis, but less malignant. Also known as embryoma of the ovary.
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He was referred for a scan which revealed the germinoma.
O presente trabalho descreve um caso de mielinolise extrapontina relacionada a rapida correcao da hiponatremia, em uma adolescente com germinoma de sistema nervoso central, que apresentava como comorbidades o panhipopituitarismo e o diabetes insipido.
The second case of de novo intracranial germinoma association with Klinefelter's syndrome.
29) the peak incidence of Germinoma is during the second decade of life.
Despite the fact that SNTCSs do not contain elements of either yolk sac tumor, germinoma, choriocarcinoma, or embryonal carcinoma, (2,5,13,14) some authors (1,2,15) have postulated that they arise from germ cells or neural crests.
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Various neoplastic conditions such as Germinoma, Langerhans cell Histiocytosis, metastasis, leukaemic infiltration, lymphoma and teratoma.
In the 10 to 14 years old age group, we saw pilocytic astrocytoma (WHO grade I) (20%), medulloblastoma (17%), and germinoma (10%).
Human chorionic gonadotrophin in CSF, not serum, predicts outcome in germinoma.
The acquired causes include head trauma, infiltrative diseases such as Langerhan's cell histiocytosis, surgery, neoplasms such as craniopharyngioma, germinoma, and autoimmune conditions such as Wegener's granulomatosis, vascular or idiopathic (8-13).
Ademas, los tumores cerebrales se clasifican, segun el tipo de celula cerebral que se transformo en tumor, con nombres medicos como astrocitoma, glioma, ependimoma, germinoma, meduloblastoma, meningioma, y neuroblastoma.