Kidney Cancer section

Kidney Cancer News & Features

Metastatic Cancer (Fact Sheet)

This fact sheet reviews common sites of cancer metastasis, methods of spread, treatment, and additional details.

Pazopanib tolerated best in kidney cancer study

A trial comparing pazopanib and sunitinib found pazopanib to have better safety and health-related quality-of-life profiles among persons with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.

Kidney cancer drugs demonstrate similar efficacy

Kidney cancer drugs demonstrate similar efficacy

Although pazopanib and sunitinib are similarly effective in patients with metastatic renal-cell cancer, pazopanib is associated with better safety and quality of life, according to a study.

Surgical options for kidney cancer clarified

Surgery is often the first step in treating kidney cancer, and new data questions whether removing only the tumor is better than removing the entire kidney.

Kidney-cancer surgery more precise with robotic ultrasound

Using robotic ultrasound probes for identification of kidney tumors during robotic partial nephrectomy offered the advantage of surgeon autonomy compared with the use of laparoscopic ultrasound probes.

Kidney Cancer Videos

Sign Up for Free e-newsletters

April Contest: Win a Pebble Watch

Start the contest today

Regimen and Drug Listings

GET FULL LISTINGS OF TREATMENT Regimens and Drug INFORMATION

Bone Cancer Regimens Drugs
Brain Cancer Regimens Drugs
Breast Cancer Regimens Drugs
Endocrine Cancer Regimens Drugs
Gastrointestinal Cancer Regimens Drugs
Genitourinary Cancer Regimens Drugs
Gynecologic Cancer Regimens Drugs
Head and Neck Cancer Regimens Drugs
Hematologic Cancer Regimens Drugs
Lung Cancer Regimens Drugs
Other Cancers Regimens
Rare Cancers Regimens
Skin Cancer Regimens Drugs