teratocarcinoma

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teratocarcinoma ter·a·to·car·ci·no·ma (těr'ə-tō-kär'sə-nō'mə)
n.

  1. A malignant teratoma occurring most commonly in the testis.

  2. A malignant epithelioma arising in a teratoma.

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