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Seminoma: Introduction

Seminoma: Cancer of the sperm-producing cells in the testicles. The cancer is not aggressive and tends not to metastasize. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Seminoma is available below.

Symptoms of Seminoma

Treatments for Seminoma

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Seminoma: Complications

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Causes of Seminoma

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Seminoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Seminoma

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Seminoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Seminoma

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Seminoma: Rare Types

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Seminoma: Animations

Research about Seminoma

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Clinical Trials for Seminoma

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Definitions of Seminoma:

A radiosensitive malignant germ cell tumor found in the testis (especially undescended), ovaries, anterior mediastinum and pineal gland. --2003 - (Source - Diseases Database)

Malignant tumor of the testis; usually occurring in older men - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Seminoma is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Seminoma, or a subtype of Seminoma, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Seminoma as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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