Germ cell tumor

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What is germ cell tumor?

Germ cell tumors are comprised mostly of the cells that develop in the embryo that will make up the reproductive system in males and females. After development the tumor follows a midline path through the body descending into the pelvis of the female and the scrotum of the male.

Common symptoms reported by people with germ cell tumor

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with germ cell tumor

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Who has germ cell tumor on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 1
30s 1
40s 1
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

89% Female
11% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 6
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from germ cell tumor patients who have completed their condition history
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