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Oncologist. 2014 Jul;19(7):689-92. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2014-0009. Epub 2014 Jun 4.

Adolescents and young adults with a "rare" cancer: getting past semantics to optimal care for patients with germ cell tumors.

Author information

1
Children's and Young Persons Cancer Services, University College London Hospital Trusts, London, United Kingdom; sara.stoneham@uclh.nhs.uk.
2
Department of Paediatric Oncology, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom;
3
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA;
4
Children's Oncology Group, Monrovia, California, USA;
5
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA;
6
Department of Paediatric Oncology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom;
7
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA;
8
Department of Pathology, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Health Trust, Belfast, United Kingdom;
9
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom;
10
Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA;
11
Department of Medical Oncology, St. James's Institute of Oncology, St. James University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom;
12
Department of Gynecology Oncology, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Ontario, Canada;
13
Department of Gynecologic Oncology, North Shore University Health System, Evanston, Illinois, USA;
14
Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, London, United Kingdom.
15
Department of Paediatric Oncology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom;

KEYWORDS:

Adolescence; Germ cell tumors; Risk stratification; Young adults

PMID:
24899644
PMCID:
PMC4077446
DOI:
10.1634/theoncologist.2014-0009
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

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