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Malignant triton tumor

Disease definition

Malignant triton tumor (MTT) is a rare aggressive subtype of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST; see this term) characterized histopathologically by focal rhabdomyoblastic differentiation.


Classification level: Subtype of disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • MPNST with rhabdomyosarcomatous differentiation
    • MTT
    • Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor with rhabdomyosarcomatous differenciation
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: -
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0334616
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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