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Disease Germinoma

Name Germinoma
Synonym Germinomas
Definition A malignant neoplasm of the germinal tissue of the GONADS; MEDIASTINUM; or pineal region. Germinomas are uniform in appearance, consisting of large, round cells with vesicular nuclei and clear or finely granular eosinophilic-staining cytoplasm. (Stedman, 265th ed; from DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, pp1642-3)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018237
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Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Germinoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

Germinoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dysgerminoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Seminoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes