The Origin of Teratomas

  • David Linder
Part of the Contemporary Biomedicine book series (CB, volume 3)

Abstract

The cells of origin of teratomas arising in the gonads or extragonadal sites have been a matter of controversy from early days of scientific medicine until now. However, only recently has this discussion been supported with solid scientific evidence.

Keywords

Trypsin Luminal Androgen Teratoma Leiomyomas 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Linder
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PathologyUniversity of OregonPortlandUSA

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