rhabdoid


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rhabdoid

 [rab´doid]
resembling a rod; rod-shaped.

rhab·doid

(rab'doyd),
Rod-shaped.
[rhabdo- + G. eidos, resemblance]

rhabdoid

/rhab·doid/ (rab´doid) resembling a rod; rod-shaped.

rhabdoid

adjective Referring to a structure with striated muscle-like appearance.

rhab·doid

(rab'doyd)
Rod-shaped.
[rhabdo- + G. eidos, resemblance]

Rhabdoid

Rod- or wand-shaped, like the first stage of the threadworm larva.
Mentioned in: Threadworm Infection

rhabdoid

resembling a rod; rod-shaped.
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Alexander was diagnosed with teratoid rhabdoid while on holiday visiting family in Romania and has already had two eighthour operations.
Pediatric non-Wilms' tumours, which are a small part pediatric solid tumours, include clear cell sarcoma of the kidney, mesoblastic nephroma, cystic partially differentiated nephroblastoma, malignant rhabdoid tumour, renal cell carcinoma (RCC), renal medullary carcinoma, intrarenal neuroblastoma, and renal lymphoma.
A biopsy confirmed a diagnosis of congenital rhabdoid tumour - which affects only two to three children each year in the UK.
Andy and Jennifer - now parents to sons Micah, three, and eightmonth-old Rory - had hoped medics, combined with the love and prayers of all they knew, would cure Oliver's congenital rhabdoid tumour.
Malignant rhabdoid tumor (MRT) of the kidney is a highly aggressive, extremely rare neoplasm that is usually seen in children.
There were 8 cases of glioblastoma (GBM), 11 cases of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG), 6 cases of anaplastic astrocytoma (AA), 2 cases of primitive neuroectodermal tumors (sPNET) and 1 case each of atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (ATR), disseminated pilocytic astrocytoma, and medulloblastoma (PNET).
Several histologic variants are recognized and include spindle cell, pleomorphic giant cell, squamoid, osteoclastic, rhabdoid, and angiomatoid variants, among others.
They placed It was then his parents learned that their son had a rhabdoid tumour, a rare and fast-growing form of cancer.
Tegan was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive brain tumour called Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumour (ATRT).
Of the 26 IRG recipients, seven focus significantly on pediatric cancers, including Ewing sarcoma, rhabdoid tumors, and atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors (RT).
Routh was suffering from an atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumour, a fast-growing tumour of the brain and spinal cord that normally occurs in young kids.