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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
brain cancer +     
germ cell cancer +     
atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor  
brain germinoma +  
brain glioma +   
brain meningioma +  
brain sarcoma 
central nervous system germ cell tumor +  
childhood central nervous system mixed germ cell tumor 
childhood germ cell brain tumor 
dysgerminoma +   
embryonal cancer +   
extragonadal germ cell cancer +  
extragonadal nonseminomatous germ cell tumor 
fallopian tube germ cell cancer +  
germ cell and embryonal cancer +   
germinoma +   
A malignant neoplasm of the germinal tissue of the GONADS; MEDIASTINUM; or pineal region. Germinomas are uniform in appearance, consisting of large, round cells with vesicular nuclei and clear or finely granular eosinophilic-staining cytoplasm. (Stedman, 265th ed; from DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, pp1642-3)
gliomatosis cerebri 
infratentorial cancer +   
mixed germ cell cancer +   
ovarian germ cell cancer +   
pediatric CNS embryonal cell carcinoma 
pediatric germ cell cancer +  
Prostate Cancer/Brain Cancer Susceptibility  
seminoma +   
supratentorial cancer +   
testicular germ cell cancer +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Germinomas
Primary IDs: MESH:D018237
Alternate IDs: RDO:0005406
Xrefs: NCI:C3753
Definition Sources: MESH:D018237, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germinoma, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germinoma

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