What is hereditary papillary renal carcinoma (RCC)?

Updated: Jun 08, 2020
  • Author: Kush Sachdeva, MD; Chief Editor: E Jason Abel, MD  more...
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Hereditary papillary renal carcinoma is an inherited disorder with an autosomal dominant inheritance pattern; affected individuals develop bilateral, multifocal papillary renal carcinoma. Germline mutations in the tyrosine kinase domain of the MET gene have been identified.

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