RET rearrangements are more common among patients with adenocarcinoma histology, younger patients, and those with a history of never smoking. Specifically, RET is estimated to occur among 1%-2% of patients with NSCLC who have adenocarcinoma histology.
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Cite this: Maurie Markman. Fast Five Quiz: Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) and RET Mutation - Medscape - Aug 24, 2021.