• survival
  • Compared to germinomatous tumors, nongerminomatous tumors tend to grow faster, have an earlier mean age at time of diagnosis (~25 years versus ~35 years, in the case of testicular cancers ), and have a lower 5 year survival rate. (omicsgroup.org)
  • The survival rate for germinomatous tumors is higher in part because these tumors are very sensitive to radiation, and they also respond well to chemotherapy. (omicsgroup.org)
  • Moreover
  • Moreover since BRCA1 tumors and sporadic triple negative (TN) breast tumors share similarities regarding clinical outcomes and some histological characteristics, we focused on TN and not TN cases. (cancerindex.org)
  • Moreover, there is delay in sex cord formation. (wikipedia.org)
  • columnar
  • Arias-Stella cells columnar cells in the endometrial epithelium which have a hyperchromatic enlarged nucleus and which appear to be associated with chorionic tissue in an intrauterine or extrauterine site. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • marker
  • Most dysgerminomas are associated with elevated serum lactic dehydrogenase (LDH), which is sometimes used as a tumor marker . (wow.com)
  • female
  • We encountered one such tumor in a 45-year-old female who presented with a large intraabdominal mass. (urotoday.com)
  • This paradigm implies that the sexual dimorphism in response to parasites is mediated primarily by the immune system of the host, which disregards the ability of some parasites to directly respond to the distinct sex steroid hormone profiles of their female and male hosts [ 2 , 4 ]. (omicsonline.org)
  • It promotes female sex development and represses male sex development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Loss of function can have serious consequences, such as female to male sex reversal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Without this gene/protein the potential sex is female (see Male below). (edu.au)
  • cells
  • These tumors are believed to start in the cells covering the ovaries, though some may form at the Fallopian tubes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Askanazy cells large eosinophilic cells found in the thyroid gland in autoimmune thyroiditis and Hürthle cell tumors. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • biological
  • Sex differences in parasitic infections are a biological phenomenon of considerable significance for individual health and disease. (omicsonline.org)
  • common
  • The most notable of these is sacrococcygeal teratoma , the single most common tumor diagnosed in babies at birth. (omicsgroup.org)
  • Among these, a common form is teratoma with endodermal sinus tumor. (omicsgroup.org)