teratoid


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teratoid

(ˈtɛrəˌtɔɪd)
adj
(Biology) biology resembling a monster

teratoid

Biology. resembling a monster.
See also: Monsters
Translations

ter·a·toid

a. teratoide.
1. semejante a un monstruo;
2. que proviene de un embrión malformado;
___ tumortumor ___.
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A week later the Junction Farm Primary School pupil was diagnosed with Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumour (AT/ RT) - a rare and fast-growing form of cancer.
Mutants: 1 DA, 4 AA, 10 GBM Steinbok et al, Unilateral: 42 cases were (21) 2016 reviewed; 12 PA, 4 DA, 2 GG, 2 E, 2 N, 2 pilomyxoid astrocytoma, 9 AA, 3 GBM, 1 AG, 1 germinoma Bithalamic: 1 PA, 3 DA, 2 AA, 3 GBM, 1 O Aboian et al, 6 cases had H3K27M mutation (22) 2017 Abbreviations: A, astrocytoma; AA, anaplastic astrocytoma; AE, anaplastic ependymoma; AO, anaplastic oligodendroglioma; ATRT, atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor; DA, low-grade diffuse astrocytoma; E, ependymoma; GBM, glioblastoma; GG, ganglioglioma; HGA, high-grade astrocytoma; JPA, juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma; LGA, low-grade astrocytoma; LI, labeling index; N, neurocytoma; O, oligodendroglioma (low grade); OA, oligoastrocytoma; PA, pilocytic astrocytoma; PNET, primitive neuroectodermal tumor.
5), there may be five alternatives: teratoid origin coupled with significant overgrowth of the myomatous elements, smooth muscle cells that migrate from the nipple during embryological life, a multipotent mesenchymal cell, angiomatous smooth muscle and myoepithelial cells.
Developmental cysts are rare, benign congenital tumours that can be divided into three histopathological subtypes: dermoid, epidermoid and teratoid types.
Common Posterior FOSSA Tumours Adults Children (Extra-axial>Intra-axial) (Intra-axial>Extra-axial) * Schwannoma * Primitive * Meningioma Neuroectodermal * Epidermoid Tumour (PNET), * Metastases Medulloblastoma * Haemangioblastoma * Astrocytoma * Choroid plexus papilloma * Ependymoma * Arachnoid cysts * Oligodendroglioma * Haemangioblastoma * Lymphoma * Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumour (ATRT)
This year's runners will include 34-year-old Alex Fawcett from Stannington, the father of three-yearold Joseph, who was diagnosed with an Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor (ATRT) aged just eight months.
Joseph was actually suffering from a rare and aggressive brain tumour, called atypical teratoid rhabdoid.
Alexander was diagnosed with teratoid rhabdoid while on holiday visiting family in Romania and has already had two eighthour operations.
Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor: current therapy and future directions.
9 4 4 0 n/a >40 3 2 1 n/a Total 108b 89 19 n/a Brain tumor pathology (c) Acoustic neuroma 1 1 0 n/a Amyloidoma 2 1 1 n/a Astrocytoma (d) 6 4 2 n/a Carcinoma (e) 9 5 4 n/a Chordoma (e) 1 1 0 n/a CPA tumour 1 1 0 n/a Glioblastoma 27 21 6 n/a multiforme (e) Hemangioblastoma 4 3 1 n/a Lymphoma (e) 1 0 1 n/a Meningioma 39 38 1 n/a Neurocytoma 1 1 0 n/a No pathology 4 3 1 n/a Oligodendroglioma (d) 1 1 0 n/a Pituitary tumour 8 7 1 n/a Schwanomma 1 1 0 n/a Seminoma (e) 1 0 1 n/a Subependyoma 1 1 0 n/a Teratoid rhaboid 1 1 0 n/a tumour (e) Total 109 90 19 (a) Combined comparison: [chi square] between SGA-A versus combined categories ofSGA-B, and SGA-C (SGA, subjective global assessment).
In 1983, Shanmugaratnam et al described the first reported case of SNTCS as a teratoid carcinosarcoma.
Tegan was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive brain tumour called Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumour (ATRT).