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Title: Oncocytic Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma in an 11-year-old girl
Authors: Bernard, Akl
Teddy, Jabbour
Asad, Haydar
Zarouhie, Bedoyan
Fatme, Ghandour
Michel, Jabbour
Affiliations: Faculty of Medicine 
Issue Date: 2021
Publisher: Elsevier
Part of: Urology
Volume: 156
Abstract: 
Oncocytic Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma (OPRCC) is a rare variant of renal cell carcinoma with overlapping characteristics type 1 and 2 of papillary renal carcinoma. Based on the literature, OPRCC is predominantly present in adult males. OPRCC has a specific genetic affiliation with the Fumarate Hydratase gene requiring all patients diagnosed with OPRCC to undergo genetic testing. There isn't any agreement for the treatment of OPRCC due to the rarity of the disease; however, a radical nephrectomy poses as a possible modality. Therefore, we present the rare case of an 11-year-old female found to have OPRCC.
URI: https://scholarhub.balamand.edu.lb/handle/uob/5384
ISSN: 00904295
DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2021.04.009
Ezproxy URL: Link to full text
Type: Journal Article
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Medicine

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