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Testicular Germ Cell Tumor MeSH Supplementary Concept Data 2021


MeSH Supplementary
Testicular Germ Cell Tumor
Unique ID
C563236
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/C563236
Registry Number
0
Heading Mapped to
*Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
*Testicular Neoplasms
Frequency
1049
Note
A germ cell tumor that originates from the TESTIS and inlcudes TERATOMAS; SEMINOMAS; EMBRYONAL CARCINOMAS; and YOLK SAC TUMORS. Genetic contribution is likely from multiple independent mutations in different genes that each confer moderate risk. Germline and somatic mutations in the BCL10 gene, and somatic mutations in KIT, BRAF, HRAS, KRAS, and STK11 have been identified. OMIM: 273300
Date of Entry
2012/11/05
Revision Date
2015/08/18
Testicular Germ Cell Tumor Preferred
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