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Medical Term:

renal adenocarcinoma


Definition: an adenocarcinoma arising in the renal parenchyma, usually occurring in middle-aged or older people of either gender (although more common in men).

Synonym(s): clear cell carcinoma of kidney, renal cell carcinoma

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