Seminoma

What is Seminoma?

Seminoma (also known as pure seminoma or classical seminoma) is a germ cell tumor of the testicle or, more rarely, the mediastinum or other extra-gonadal locations. It is a malignant neoplasm and is one of the most treatable and curable cancers, with a survival rate above 95% if discovered in early stages.

Testicular seminoma originates in the germinal epithelium of the seminiferous tubules. About half of germ cell tumors of the testicles are seminomas. Treatment usually requires removal of one testicle. However, fertility usually isn't affected. All other sexual functions will remain intact.

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sir, my sigmoid colon operation was made before 7 year ago dignose was adenoma cancer and doctor was make a colonstomy at my stomache and say it is...

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there is no matter if oyou had seminoma cancer. if there is no sign of cancer in bowel then colostomy should be occluded. ask your doctor about it....

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following is a verified MRI report... please guide me what is mu condition.....



MRI LUMBAR SPINE
RADIOLOGY - ** Out Patient **
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BE-04-21
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Hi,

Seminoma is a malignant (cancerous) condition involving the testis.The usual treatment is operative removal of the tumor and chemotherapy after...

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Im a 29 year old male diasgnosed with mediastinal seminoma. I went through chemo but the lymph nodes in my chest havent decreased in size as much...

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Hello. I would like to see the scans as well

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Hello dear. I have gone through the details. The biopsy report confirms...

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Can you interpret this for me? I dont meet with my oncologist until May 19. I was recently doagnosed with mediastinal seminoma . Conpleted 3xBEP...

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Im a 29 year old male diasgnosed with mediastinal seminoma . I went through chemo but the lymph nodes in my chest havent decreased in size as much...

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First of all, let me give you a brief, I am a male and I am 29 years of age. I was diagnosed with testicular cancer ( seminoma ) late 2014 and went...

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sir, my sigmoid colon operation was made before 7 year ago dignose was adenoma cancer and doctor was make a colonstomy at my stomache and say it is...

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Hi, I m 42 years old, male and in my urine test everything s normal except a high level of pus (85-90), plenty of mucus, plenty of epithelial cells...

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I had a inguinal hernia repaired two days ago and am still in a lot of pain, I also had two enlarged lymph nodes removed from my groin at the same...

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