• inhibin
  • The tumor was positive for inhibin and negative for EMA, thus confirming the diagnosis of extraovarian GCT (adult type )of mesentery. (hindawi.com)
  • cancer
  • For each tumour type, we detail the personal and family history features and the presenting characteristics of the ovarian tumour as well as the pathological features and molecular markers that point towards a cancer predisposition syndrome. (bmj.com)
  • Test for cell-mediated antitumor immunity and related serum blocking factors based on the finding that leukocytes from cancer patients, but not from controls, when mixed in vitro with antigenic extracts of tumors of the same histological type, undergo a diminution in their normal adherence to glass surfaces. (healthmatics.info)
  • The role of miRNAs in familial breast cancer (fBC) is poorly investigated as also in the BRCA-like tumors. (cancerindex.org)
  • neoplastic cells
  • Microscopic findings-sections from the tumor showed small round to oval neoplastic cells with predominantly diffuse and trabecular patterns. (hindawi.com)
  • Microphotogaph showing a tumor composed of small round to oval neoplastic cells with predominantly diffuse patterns. (hindawi.com)
  • Diagnosis
  • 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)
  • arise
  • It is believed to arise from the ectopic gonadal tissue along the embryonal route of the genital ridge. (urotoday.com)
  • These tumors arise primarily in the retroperitoneum and are exceedingly rare. (urotoday.com)
  • mesenchymal cells
  • All tumors in the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT arising from mesenchymal cells (MESODERM) except those of smooth muscle cells (LEIOMYOMA) or Schwann cells (SCHWANNOMA). (bioportfolio.com)
  • histological
  • 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)
  • cystic
  • Cut section revealed solid homogenous grayish white tumor with small cystic areas and areas of haemorrhages (Figure 1 ). (hindawi.com)
  • cells
  • These tumors are composed almost entirely of granulosa cells or a mixture of granulosa and theca cells. (urotoday.com)
  • survival
  • 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)
  • type
  • Sera from tumor-bearing patients block the LAI reaction of their own leukocytes or those of other patients with the same type of tumor. (healthmatics.info)
  • 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)
  • WNT4 is required for female sex development. (wikipedia.org)
  • biological
  • Sex differences in parasitic infections are a biological phenomenon of considerable significance for individual health and disease. (omicsonline.org)