Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumor-CTHP Image

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Title: Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumor-CTHP Image
Description: Extragonadal germ cell tumor; drawing shows parts of the body where extragonadal germ cell tumors may form, including the pineal gland in the brain, the mediastinum (the area between the lungs, including the heart), and the retroperitoneum (the area behind the peritoneum).

Extragonadal germ cell tumors form in parts of the body other than the gonads (testicles or ovaries). This includes the pineal gland in the brain, the mediastinum (area between the lungs), and the retroperitoneum (the back wall of the abdomen).
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Nervous System
Anatomy -- Respiratory/Thoracic System
Type: Color, Illustration (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR769888
Date Created: March 18, 2015
Date Added: March 22, 2016
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow
Email: terese@teresewinslow.com