Fast Five Quiz: Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) and RET Mutation

Maurie Markman, MD

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August 24, 2021

Figure 1. Lung cancer, composite image.

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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