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Urine test may detect kidney cancer early

Urine test may detect kidney cancer early

Researchers developed a noninvasive urine test that screens for kidney cancer.

Lycopene may decrease risk of renal cell carcinoma in postmenopausal women

Lycopene may decrease risk of renal cell carcinoma in postmenopausal women

A higher intake of lycopene in postmenopausal women may decrease the risk for developing renal cell carcinoma.

No benefit from adjuvant sunitinib, sorafenib in locally advanced renal cell carcinoma

No benefit from adjuvant sunitinib, sorafenib in locally advanced renal cell carcinoma

Use of either Nexavar (sorafenib) or Sutent (sunitinib) provide no benefit to patients with locally advanced renal cell carcinoma.

Close monitoring of renal tumors may provide alternative to surgery

Close monitoring of renal tumors may provide alternative to surgery

In situations where small renal tumors confined to the kidneys, active monitoring, as opposed to immediate surgery, is associated with low rates of tumor growth or mortality.

Active surveillance may be an alternative to surgery for localized renal tumors

Active surveillance may be an alternative to surgery for localized renal tumors

In patients likely to have surgery, close monitoring of small renal tumors is associated with low rates of cancer growth or mortality.

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