Teratoma

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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Hi,doctor. My girlfriend is 21 years old. Let me tell you her situation divided into two part. She had a history of masturbation from 2004 to 2007,...

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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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sure, its curable

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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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I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern....

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i have a teratoma in my spleen(17 cm) i found out about that umm 11 months ago. however it has been asymptomatic until now. i will get a sharp pain...

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My grand daughter had a 3# tumor removed in 2006. It was a germ cell teratoma, she had chemo for 3 months and has been seen by the doctors...

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i had an ultasound and this is what my test said, the right ovary measures 3.4 x 2.1 x 2.9 cm and contains a 9mm Hyperechoic nodule likely a...

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My 7 year old tells me he has been pulling "strings" from him penis occasionally. He saved one and gave it to me and it looks like a long hair....

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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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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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