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Pineal region yolk sac tumor

MedGen UID:
277518
Concept ID:
C1335420
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Endodermal Sinus Tumor of Pineal Region; endodermal sinus tumor of pineal region; Endodermal Sinus Tumor of the Pineal Region; endodermal sinus tumor of the pineal region; endodermal sinus tumour of pineal region; endodermal sinus tumour of the pineal region; pineal body yolk sac tumor; pineal body yolk sac tumour; Pineal Endodermal Sinus Neoplasm; pineal endodermal sinus neoplasm; Pineal Endodermal Sinus Tumor; pineal endodermal sinus tumor; pineal endodermal sinus tumour; Pineal Region Endodermal Sinus Neoplasm; pineal region endodermal sinus neoplasm; Pineal Region Endodermal Sinus Tumor; pineal region endodermal sinus tumor; pineal region endodermal sinus tumour; Pineal Region Yolk Sac Neoplasm; pineal region yolk Sac neoplasm; Pineal Region Yolk Sac Tumor; pineal region yolk sac tumor; Yolk Sac Tumor of Pineal Region; yolk Sac tumor of pineal region; Yolk Sac Tumor of the Pineal Region; yolk Sac tumor of the pineal region; yolk Sac tumour of pineal region; yolk Sac tumour of the pineal region
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0003399

Definition

A yolk sac tumor that involves the pineal body. [from MONDO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Kyritsis AP
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Smirniotopoulos JG, Rushing EJ, Mena H
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Diagnosis

Osumi AM, Tien RD
Clin Imaging 1994 Jul-Sep;18(3):203-8. doi: 10.1016/0899-7071(94)90083-3. PMID: 7922842

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