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==Classification==
 
==Classification==
There is no established system for the classification of [disease name].
 
  
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:Teratomas are classifiable based on different general characteristics and site of origin.
 
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:Historically teratomas was classified as :
[Disease name] may be classified according to [classification method] into [number] subtypes/groups:
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In adults teratomas likely demonstrate malignant inclination and behavior. In Children, different tumors from various origins are reported, while predominantly we may see sacrococcygeal tumors. We can also classify teratomas to benign and malignant tumors. The malignant types are named teratocarcinomas.  Based on site of origin, teratomas are generally arise from ovary, testicle, or tailbone and less commonly from other areas.<ref name="urlTeratomas: A Multimodality Review - ScienceDirect">{{cite web |url=https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0363018812000151?via%3Dihub |title=Teratomas: A Multimodality Review - ScienceDirect |format= |work= |accessdate=}}</ref>
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* [Group3]
 
* [Group4]
 
 
 
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[Disease name] may be classified into [large number > 6] subtypes based on:
 
 
 
* [Classification method 1]
 
* [Classification method 2]
 
* [Classification method 3]
 
 
 
[Disease name] may be classified into several subtypes based on:
 
 
 
* [Classification method 1]
 
* [Classification method 2]
 
* [Classification method 3]
 
 
 
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Based on the duration of symptoms, [disease name] may be classified as either acute or chronic.
 
 
 
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'''If the staging system involves specific and characteristic findings and features:'''
 
 
 
According to the [staging system + reference], there are [number] stages of [malignancy name] based on the [finding1], [finding2], and [finding3]. Each stage is assigned a [letter/number1] and a [letter/number2] that designate the [feature1] and [feature2].
 
 
 
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The staging of [malignancy name] is based on the [staging system].
 
 
 
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There is no established system for the staging of [malignancy name].
 
 
 
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==References==
 
==References==

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Classification

Teratomas are classifiable based on different general characteristics and site of origin.
Historically teratomas was classified as :
  • mature
  • immature

In adults teratomas likely demonstrate malignant inclination and behavior. In Children, different tumors from various origins are reported, while predominantly we may see sacrococcygeal tumors. We can also classify teratomas to benign and malignant tumors. The malignant types are named teratocarcinomas. Based on site of origin, teratomas are generally arise from ovary, testicle, or tailbone and less commonly from other areas.[1]

References

  1. "Teratomas: A Multimodality Review - ScienceDirect".

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