renal-cell carcinoma

renal-cell carcinoma

[′rēn·əl ¦sel ‚kärs·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant renal tumor composed principally of large, often hyalin, polygonal cells. Also known as clear-cell carcinoma; Grawitz's tumor; hypernephroma.
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