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Treatment for germ cell tumors of the ovary

... Treatment for stromal tumors of the ovary, by stage. Treatment for germ cell
tumors of the ovary. Benign germ cell tumors. ... Malignant germ cell tumors. ...


What is testicular cancer?

... These tumors develop from normal Sertoli cells, which support and nourish
the sperm-making germ cells. Like the Leydig cell tumors, these tumors ...


What is ovarian cancer?

... Most ovarian tumors are epithelial cell tumors. Germ cell tumors start
from the cells that produce the eggs (ova). Stromal ...


What is testicular cancer?

... Germ cell tumors start in the cells that make sperm. ... Mixed germ cell tumors:
These cancers have both seminoma and non-seminoma cells. ...


Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in children

... The most common germ cell tumor of the nervous system is the germinoma.
Other tumors that start in germ cells include choriocarcinomas ...


Cancer Facts & Figures 2014, Special Section: Cancer in ...

... Ovarian germ cell tumors 2,464 14,628 17,092 ... Some of the changes in cells
that lead to the development of childhood cancer may take place ...


Tumor markers found in blood or urine

... the mediastinum) that start in the same cells as germ cell tumors of ... are blood
proteins normally made by immune system cells to help fight germs. ...


Low white blood cell counts

... system by affecting the white blood cells that protect ... that are more likely to
contain germs that could ... for when your child's white blood cell count is ...


Chemotherapy for ovarian cancer

... used to treat germ cell tumors are described later on in the section “Treatment
for germ cell tumors.”. Chemotherapy drugs kill cancer cells but also ...