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View in Spanish: Germinoma pineal

Pineal germinoma (PIN-ee-ul JER-mih-NOH-muh)
A type of germ cell tumor that is found in the pineal gland in the brain. Symptoms of pineal germinomas include headaches, changes in vision, nausea, and vomiting.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.