What is Teratoma?

Teratomas are germ cell tumors commonly composed of multiple cell types derived from one or more of the 3 germ layers.Teratomas could be benign, well-differentiated (mature) cystic lesions to those that are solid and malignant (immature).

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They think I may have indiffrent teratoma in my preortic lympth nides, I am 11 years clear of testicular cancer, this was found by mistake. Could...

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Testicular cancer patients sometimes relapse as immature teratoma....

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If an original pathology report doesn't mention teratoma or sarcoma can you go back 5 years and say it was? I read the report and nothing was...

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Slides can be reviewed if biopsy done.

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