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Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is an autosomal dominant disorder that displays a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations, often affecting multiple organs including the kidneys, brain, lungs, and skin. A pathogenic mutation in either the TSC1 or TSC2 gene can be detected in almost 85% of the cases, with mosaicism accounting for about half of the remaining cases. We report a case of TSC diagnosed clinically, requesting genetic counselling regarding reproductive risks. No mutation was identified on initial testing of peripheral blood; however, mosaicism for a likely pathogenic frameshift variant in TSC2 was detected at a level of 15% in renal angiomyolipoma tissue. Despite widespread clinical manifestations of TCS, this variant was not detected in skin fibroblasts or saliva, raising the possibility this is an isolated somatic mutation in renal tissue with the underlying germline mutation not yet identified. This case highlights the difficulties when counselling patients with mosaicism regarding their reproductive risks and prenatal diagnostic options.