noun (plural teratocarcinomata or teratocarcinomas)Medicine
A form of malignant teratoma occurring especially in the testis.
- Well they are in the States, they've actually been able to produce these nerve cells from a carcinoma, a teratocarcinoma, and then these nerve cells remain nerve cells, they don't actually change into anything else.
- The clearest examples are teratocarcinomas, solid tumors that spontaneously arise from germ cells.
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