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WHO Classification of Tumours
Renal Xp11 translocation carcinoma
Kidney


Definition

A renal cell carcinoma defined by chromosome Xp11.2 translocations that result in gene fusions involving the TFE3 gene
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Eble JE, Sauter G, Epstein JI, Sesterhenn IA (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Urinary System and Male Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2004



. The tumor predominantly affects children and young adults.