Document Detail

Spermatocytic seminoma with rhabdomyosarcomatous differentiation: a case report with a review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19841567     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Spermatocytic seminoma is an uncommon testicular germ cell tumor associated with a favorable outcome. Sarcomatous transformation in a spermatocytic seminoma is extremely rare with only 13 cases being reported in English literature. The presence of a sarcomatous component is associated with an aggressive behavior, metastasis, and poor prognosis. We present a case of a spermatocytic seminoma with rhabdomyosarcomatous transformation in a long-standing testicular swelling in a 55-year-old male.
Santosh Menon; Arti Karpate; Sangeeta Desai
Related Documents :
12623157 - Nasogastric tube misplacement into eustachian tube.
9400427 - Historical milestones regarding torsion of the scrotal organs.
19509477 - Varicocele and infertility: why a prevention?
16150327 - Ovarian torsion associated with appendicitis in a 5-year-old girl: a case report and re...
22474467 - A case of hashimoto's encephalopathy presenting with seizures and psychosis.
22568897 - The true incidence of placental mesenchymal dysplasia.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cancer research and therapeutics     Volume:  5     ISSN:  1998-4138     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:    2009 Jul-Sep
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101249598     Medline TA:  J Cancer Res Ther     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  213-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Oncogenous osteomalacia.
Next Document:  Invasive papillary carcinoma of the male breast: report of a rare case and review of the literature.