TABLE 3

Absolute Number and Relative Number (%) of Tumors According to Location and Histology in Children Aged 0 to 14 Years Diagnosed With GCTs Between 1987 and 2011 in Germany (N = 1361)

TumorCNS (n = 380)Pelvis (n = 241)Mediastinum (n = 29)Retroperitoneum (n = 27)Other Location (n = 104)Gonads (n = 580)
BoysGirlsBoysGirlsBoysGirlsBoysGirlsBoysGirlsBoysGirls
n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%
Yolk sac tumor (n = 439)177.0107.32742.98346.6210.5550318.8218.21124.42949.214261.210831.0
Teratoma (n = 389)4317.72115.33352.48044.9631.63301062.5872.73066.71932.24820.78825.3
Germinoma (n = 267)11949.06950.4000015.31100019.112.235.131.36919.8
Tumors of mixed forms (n = 167)3414.02115.334.8147.9631.61100000.036.746.82611.25515.8
Choriocarcinoma (n = 83)2610.71410.20010.6421.100212.5000046.852.2277.8
Embryonal carcinoma (n = 16)41.621.50000000016.300000083.410.3
Total number (n = 1361)24310013710063100178100191001010016100111004510059100232100348100
  • CNS, central nervous system.