Disease Information

Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for bladder cancer.

Bladder Cancer Treatment

Treatment of bladder cancer depends on the stage of the cancer. Treatment options include different types of surgery (transurethral resection, radical and partial cystectomy, and urinary diversion), radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and immunotherapy. Learn more about how bladder cancer is treated.

Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumor

Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of extragonadal germ cell tumors.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Kidney Tumor

Renal Cell Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of renal cell cancer.

Wilms & Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment

Wilms tumors is the most common type of childhood kidney tumor. Other types include renal cell carcinoma and nephroblastomatosis. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment for these newly diagnosed and recurrent childhood kidney tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Wilms & Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment

Wilms tumors is the most common type of childhood kidney tumor. Other types include renal cell carcinoma and nephroblastomatosis. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment for these newly diagnosed and recurrent childhood kidney tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Wilms & Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment

Wilms tumors is the most common type of childhood kidney tumor. Other types include renal cell carcinoma and nephroblastomatosis. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment for these newly diagnosed and recurrent childhood kidney tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Wilms & Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment

Wilms tumors is the most common type of childhood kidney tumor. Other types include renal cell carcinoma and nephroblastomatosis. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment for these newly diagnosed and recurrent childhood kidney tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Testicular Cancer

Testicular Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of testicular cancer.

Testicular Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for testicular cancer.

Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood extracranial germ cell tumors (GCTs) form outside of the brain. They are grouped as mature teratomas, immature teratomas, or malignant germ cell tumors (seminoma, dysgerminoma, germinoma, yolk sac tumor, choriocarcinoma, embryonal carcinoma, mixed GCT). Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent extracranial germ cell tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor

Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood extracranial germ cell tumors (GCTs) form outside of the brain. They are grouped as mature teratomas, immature teratomas, or malignant germ cell tumors (seminoma, dysgerminoma, germinoma, yolk sac tumor, choriocarcinoma, embryonal carcinoma, mixed GCT). Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent extracranial germ cell tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Treatment of Ovarian Germ Cell Tumors

Surgery is the most common treatment of ovarian germ cell tumor. Types of surgery include hysterectomy and removal of one or both ovaries and fallopian tubes (bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy). Treatment may also include chemotherapy or radiation therapy. Learn about treatment options for ovarian germ cell tumors.

Penile Cancer

Penile Cancer Treatment

Penile cancer is highly curable when found early. Find out about risk factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, prognosis, staging, and treatment for penile cancer.

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer Prevention

Expert-reviewed information summary about factors that may influence the risk of developing prostate cancer and about research aimed at the prevention of this disease.

Prostate Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer, Nutrition, & Supplements

Expert-reviewed information summary about the use of nutrition and dietary supplements for reducing the risk of developing prostate cancer or for treating prostate cancer.

Renal Pelvis & Ureter Cancer

Transitional Cell Kidney/Ureter Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of renal pelvis and ureter transitional cell cancer.

Urethral Cancer

Urethral Cancer Treatment

Urethral cancer occurs in men and women and can spread quickly to lymph nodes near the urethra. Find out about risk factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, prognosis, staging, and treatment for urethral cancer.