Kidney Cancer

Tests for Kidney Cancer

Many kidney cancers are found by chance during imaging tests given for other health problems. Other times, testing is started when a person has signs or symptoms of kidney cancer. This article describes the tests for kidney cancer is first suspected...

Prognosis of Renal Cell Carcinoma

Renal Cell Carcinomas (RCC) originating from the renal cortex of the kidney comprise approximately 80% to 85% of primary renal neoplasms. The most common primary malignant kidney cancer is Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC). Because it is the most common tumor among...

Rare Renal Tumors

Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) accounts for the majority of renal tumors. The proportion of these tumors in all kidney tumors is approximately 85% to 90%. Also, Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) is a large cancer title which is divided into many subtypes,...

Histopathology of Renal Cell Carcinoma

Renal pathology has become an almost standard diagnostic step in the diagnosis of renal tumors with recent advances in technology. Standardized pathological subtypes of tumors and increased incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) contributed to the better understanding of histologic...

Diagnostic Evaluation

Many renal masses remain asymptomatic until the late disease stages. More than 50% of RCCs are detected incidentally by non-invasive imaging investigating various non-specific symptoms and other abdominal diseases. The classic triad of flank pain, visible haematuria, and palpable abdominal mass...

Renal Biopsy

Renal biopsy means that a small amount of kidney tissue is extracted after that pathological and laboratory analysis is performed. Sometimes your doctor cannot decide whether your kidney is cancerous or benign, despite all the tests. In such a case, they...