• benign
  • The tumour is almost exclusively benign and unilateral. (wikipedia.org)
  • The prognosis is generally good as the tumour tends to grow slowly and usually is benign: 25% are malignant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indication, Collection, and Laboratory Processing of Cytologic Samples -- The Cellular and Acellular Components of the Urinary Sediment -- The Cytologic Makeup of the Urinary Sediment According to the Collection Technique -- Cytologic Manifestations of Benign Disorders Affecting Cells of the Lower Urinary Tract -- Tumors and Related Conditions of the Bladder and Lower Urinary Tract -- Urine-Based Assays Complementing Cytologic Examination in the Detection of Urothelial Neoplasm. (stanford.edu)
  • marker
  • Most dysgerminomas are associated with elevated serum lactic dehydrogenase (LDH), which is sometimes used as a tumor marker . (wow.com)
  • tend
  • These hereditary cases tend to be younger, often have a multinodular thyroid goiter and there may be a personal or family history of other rare tumors such as pleuropulmonary blastoma, Wilms tumor and cervical rhabdomyosarcoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • rare
  • citation needed] On magnetic resonance imaging, a fibroma may produce one of several imaging features that might be used in the future to identify this rare tumour prior to surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • female
  • Due to excess testosterone secreted by the tumour, one-third of female patients present with a recent history of progressive masculinization. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Due to the difficulty in identifying the tumour using imaging techniques, an orchiectomy is often performed. (wikipedia.org)
  • similar
  • Uncommonly, a similar but possibly distinct tumour, juvenile granulosa cell tumour, presents in pre-pubertal girls with precocious puberty. (wikipedia.org)