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View in Spanish: Tumor teratoideo/rabdoide atípico

Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor (AY-TIH-pih-kul TER-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: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.