Renal vein or inferior vena caval extension in patients with renal cortical tumors: Impact of tumor histology Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoma, Oxyphilic
  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Kidney Cortex
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Renal Veins
  • Vascular Neoplasms
  • Vena Cava, Inferior

abstract

  • Conventional RCC is associated with an increased risk, and oncocytoma and papillary histology are associated with a decreased risk of renal vein or IVC extension. Renal vein or IVC extension alone does not impart a worse prognosis independent of tumor size, nodal status and histology.

publication date

  • March 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.ju.0000112885.66352.e2

PubMed ID

  • 14767270

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1057

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 171

number

  • 3