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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.

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