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An adult Xp11.2 translocation renal carcinoma showing response to treatment with sunitinib

Abstract:

A rare variant of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with a translocation involving Xp11.2 has become increasingly recognized as a separate entity in the 2004 World Health Organization (WHO) kidney carcinoma classification. These tumors predominantly affect children and young adults and tend to present with advanced stage disease. Although reported to be indolent in children, adult cases run a more aggressive course. Little is known about their natural history, prognosis and response to therapy. We r...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
Weatherall Insti. of Molecular Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations
Volume:
29
Issue:
6
Pages:
821-824
Publication date:
2011-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-2496
ISSN:
1078-1439
Source identifiers:
206450
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:206450
UUID:
uuid:05c6d1a7-52f0-414f-aee1-8ab6373768cf
Local pid:
pubs:206450
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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