from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Abnormal in form or development; malformed.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Monster-like, exhibiting abnormal development.
- n. An abnormal tumor similar to a teratoma.
- n. A mutant.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Resembling a monster; abnormal; of a pathological growth, exceedingly complex or highly organized.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling a monster.
Jaclyn Biegel, PhD is investigating mutations in the INI1 gene that are associated with the formation of atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors of the brain and/or kidneys.
It was an atypical teratoid tumor, ATRT, one of the deadliest for children.
Avalanna's cancer is called atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor ATRT and is so rare that fewer than 30 new cases are diagnosed in the US each year.
Gilbert's daughter has been diagnosed with atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor and is receiving chemotherapy at Tulane
Riley, 2, was diagnosed with an atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor in her brain on Nov. During a checkup, the doctor noticed Riley's head circumference had jumped up out of proportion with the rest of her body.
She died of an aggressive form of cancer called atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (ATRT).