atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor

Pronunciation: (AY-TIH-pih-kul TAYR-uh-toyd/RAB-doyd TOO-mer)

An aggressive cancer of the central nervous system, kidney, or liver that occurs in very young children. Also called AT/RT and ATT/RHT.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

2003-02-21 Date last modified: 2008-01-10Childhood Central Nervous System Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor TreatmentTratamiento del tumor teratoideo/rabdoide atípico del sistema nervioso central infantil