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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 413-415

Primitive neuroectodermal tumor transformation of testicular teratoma


1 Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
2 Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
3 Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Anastasios Karatzas
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Biopolis, Larissa 41110
Greece
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DOI: 10.4103/UA.UA_182_17

PMID: 30386097

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Malignant transformation of teratoma develops in a small subset of testis cancer patients. Primitive neuroectodermal tumor represents a highly malignant component of testicular germ cell tumors. It is a rare clinical entity which is characterized by a high risk of disease progression and death. Surgical resection plus chemotherapy appears to be the therapy of choice.


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