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Kidney cancer is usually defined is a cancer that originates in the kidney. The two most common types of kidney cancer, reflecting their location within the kidney, are renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and urothelial cell carcinoma (UCC) of the renal pelvis.
Top urologists share their insights and practical tips at "Urology on the Beach"

Top urologists share their insights and practical tips at "Urology on the Beach"

Study shows positive effect of concentrating surgery for children with neuroblastoma

Study shows positive effect of concentrating surgery for children with neuroblastoma

Two Cents' Worth: Shared decision making in renal cell carcinoma (RCC)

Two Cents' Worth: Shared decision making in renal cell carcinoma (RCC)

New method can easily detect multiple types of cancers

New method can easily detect multiple types of cancers

Multiomics analysis of kidney metabolism reveals a gatekeeper for viral infections

Multiomics analysis of kidney metabolism reveals a gatekeeper for viral infections

Cryoablation is more effective than heat-based treatment for some small kidney cancers

Cryoablation is more effective than heat-based treatment for some small kidney cancers

Cell competition could be responsible for cancer relapses, study shows

Cell competition could be responsible for cancer relapses, study shows

Genetic signature predicts tumor metastases and patient survival in clear cell kidney cancer

Genetic signature predicts tumor metastases and patient survival in clear cell kidney cancer

Higher levels of microbiota engraftment linked to greater chances of transplantation success

Higher levels of microbiota engraftment linked to greater chances of transplantation success

Sugar-sweetened beverages increase risk of death from obesity-related cancer

Sugar-sweetened beverages increase risk of death from obesity-related cancer

New national center strengthens NHS cancer services

New national center strengthens NHS cancer services

Oral anticoagulant drug may be safe, effective in preventing blood clots after urologic cancer surgery

Oral anticoagulant drug may be safe, effective in preventing blood clots after urologic cancer surgery

Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes therapy treats cancers at a large scale

Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes therapy treats cancers at a large scale

Comprehensive genetic architecture atlas compiled for mutant RAS genes in cancers

Comprehensive genetic architecture atlas compiled for mutant RAS genes in cancers

Triplet therapy slows progression of advanced kidney cancer

Triplet therapy slows progression of advanced kidney cancer

Study shows encouraging results for robotic IVC thrombectomy

Study shows encouraging results for robotic IVC thrombectomy

New clinical trial may establish a standard of care for patients with oligometastatic kidney cancer

New clinical trial may establish a standard of care for patients with oligometastatic kidney cancer

Study contributes to better understanding of the changes in kinase activity in renal cell carcinoma

Study contributes to better understanding of the changes in kinase activity in renal cell carcinoma

EPA action boosts grassroots momentum to reduce toxic ‘forever chemicals’

EPA action boosts grassroots momentum to reduce toxic ‘forever chemicals’

Study uncovers how common genetic mutations cause renal cancer

Study uncovers how common genetic mutations cause renal cancer