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Kidney Cancers More Likely to Be Diagnosed Early
Date:5/19/2008

is helping to diagnose (kidney) cancer in its non-symptomatic stages when it is easier to treat successfully."

"The message to patients is not to go out and request an ultrasound or CT scan. Keep in mind that this is a rare form of cancer. However, if abdominal imaging is done, and a mass or masses in the kidney are recognized, evaluation by a urologist is recommended," Kane said.

Kidney cancer accounts for about 3 percent of all cancer deaths in the United States, with about 12,890 deaths in 2007. In the early stages, it rarely causes any signs or symptoms. In later stages, the disease may cause symptoms such as blood in the urine, back pain, weight loss, fatigue and intermittent fever.

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The American Urological Association has more about kidney cancer.



-- Robert Preidt



SOURCE: University of California, San Diego, news release, May 19, 2008


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