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teratomatous

 [ter″ah-tom´ah-tus]
pertaining to or of the nature of teratoma.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ter·a·tom·a·tous

(ter'ă-tōm'ă-tŭs),
Relating to or of the nature of a teratoma.
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ter·a·tom·a·tous

(ter'ă-tō'mă-tŭs)
Relating to or of the nature of a teratoma.
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Biopsy of the mediastinal mass suggested a GCT with immature teratomatous elements.
Final diagnosis depending on this histopathology was made as malignant melanoma arising as a secondary malignancy in teratomatous component of PMGCT.
Computed tomography showed a large lobulated solid cystic 5x9 cm mass in right adnexa which was well defined, bosselated and had hyper vascular enhancement with fatty component and calcific foci suggestive of a teratomatous mass.
Cystic lesions in mediastinum may be clinically diagnosed as mediastinal abscess, benign teratomatous cyst, and true mediastinal cyst.
The biopsy report revealed solid and cystic tissue showing mature intestinal epithelium and pancreatic acinar tissue without any evidence of immature teratomatous elements.
Analysis of ovarian teratomas for isochromosome 12p: evidence supporting a dual histogenetic pathway for teratomatous elements.
In the largest reported series of 26 cases of ovarian leiomyosarcoma, a teratomatous component was present in only two cases [14].
Histo-pathological examination revealed poorly differentiated p63 positive SCC in a teratomatous ovarian mass.
No immature or teratomatous component could be identified and thus diagnosed as choristoma of tongue (Fig.
Both need to be distinguished from the usual teratoma of the adult testis because they are uniformly benign, whereas the usual postpubertal teratoma may have associated metastases of either teratomatous or nonteratomatous germ cell tumors.
Although this proposition is felt by many to be less likely, as the typical age of presentation for these tumours is beyond that normally seen for teratomas, these tumours lack other potential teratomatous components and do not display intratubular germ cell neoplasia.[sup.8,9,20]