A carcinoma arising from the renal parenchyma. There is a strong correlation between cigarette smoking and the development of renal cell carcinoma. The clinical presentation includes : hematuria, flank pain and a palpable lumbar mass. A high percentage of renal cell carcinomas are diagnosed when an ultrasound is performed for other purposes. Radical nephrectomy is the standard intervention procedure. Renal cell carcinoma is generally considered to be resistant to radiation treatment and chemotherapy. [ EFO:0005708 ]

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database cross reference
  • ICDO:8311/1 (NCIT:C9385)
  • NCIT:C9385 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICDO:8312/3 (NCIT:C9385)
  • EFO:0005708 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
abbreviation
RCC [ NCIT:C9385 ]

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definition

A carcinoma arising from the renal parenchyma. There is a strong correlation between cigarette smoking and the development of renal cell carcinoma. The clinical presentation includes : hematuria, flank pain and a palpable lumbar mass. A high percentage of renal cell carcinomas are diagnosed when an ultrasound is performed for other purposes. Radical nephrectomy is the standard intervention procedure. Renal cell carcinoma is generally considered to be resistant to radiation treatment and chemotherapy.

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http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C9385

has exact synonym

renal cell carcinoma

renal cell cancer

RCC

renal cell adenocarcinoma

adenocarcinoma of the kidney

adenocarcinoma of kidney

kidney adenocarcinoma

renal cell carcinoma, stage unspecified

carcinoma, renal cell, malignant

id

MONDO:0005549

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