ASCO GU 2019: When to obtain genetic testing for renal cell carcinoma

The following paper was presented at the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) genitourinary (GU) conference in San Francisco in February 2019.

Dr Brian Shuch provided a summary and guide to genetic testing for syndromic renal cell carcinoma (RCC). There is an established strong inheritance pattern in kidney cancer, and now there are 15+ recognised monogenic (single-gene related) syndromes. This paper provides recommendations for which patients should be referred for genetic screening.

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