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Testis and epididymis
Germ cell tumors
Yolk sac tumor

Reviewer: Turki Al-Hussain, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 18 December 2014, last major update January 2013
Copyright: (c) 2002-2014, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Eleven microscopic patterns:

Endodermal sinus (perivascular, festoon):
Glandular-alveolar:
Hepatoid:
Macrocystic:
Myxomatous:
Papillary:
Parietal:
Polyvesicular vitelline:
Reticular or microcystic:
Sarcomatoid:
Solid:

Micro images
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Endodermal sinus (perivascular, festoon)

Hepatoid


Reticular or microcystic

Solid


Metastatic to abdomen - contributed by Dr. Asmaa Gaber Abdou
Menofiya University, Egypt

AFP

Positive stains
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Negative stains
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Electron microscopy description
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Differential diagnosis
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End of Testis and epididymis > Germ cell tumors > Yolk sac tumor


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