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Rhabdoid tumor

Rhabdoid tumor: Introduction

Rhabdoid tumor: An aggressive malignant tumor that occurs in children. Symptoms depend on the location of the tumor. The tumors often form in the kidneys and then tend to metastasize to the brain and sometimes the lungs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rhabdoid tumor is available below.

Symptoms of Rhabdoid tumor

Treatments for Rhabdoid tumor

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Rhabdoid tumor: Complications

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Causes of Rhabdoid tumor

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Rhabdoid tumor: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rhabdoid tumor

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Rhabdoid tumor: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rhabdoid tumor

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Rhabdoid tumor: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Rhabdoid tumor

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Prognosis for Rhabdoid tumor

Prognosis for Rhabdoid tumor: Early detection improves prognosis.

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Clinical Trials for Rhabdoid tumor

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Rhabdoid tumor: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Rhabdoid tumor:

Rhabdoid tumor is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Rhabdoid tumor, or a subtype of Rhabdoid tumor, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Rhabdoid tumor as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Rhabdoid tumor

  1. Rhabdoid tumor: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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