Orphanet: Hereditary clear cell renal cell carcinoma

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Hereditary clear cell renal cell carcinoma

Disease definition

Hereditary clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC) is a hereditary renal cancer syndrome defined as development of ccRCC in two or more family members without evidence of constitutional chromosome 3 translocation, von Hippel-Lindau disease or other tumor predisposing syndromes associated with ccRCC, such as tuberous sclerosis or Birt-Hogg-Dubbé syndrome.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Hereditary clear cell renal cell adenocarcinoma
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: C64
  • OMIM: 144700
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 9571
  • MedDRA: -

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