Renal cell carcinoma local recurrences: Impact of surgical treatment and concomitant metastasis on survival Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • LR after radical nephrectomy is rare (2.9%) and has a poor prognosis. The presence of synchronous metastasis and nonoperative therapy are related to these low survival rates. However, if there is no metastatic disease, complete surgical resection of LRs is associated with improved survival.

publication date

  • May 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2006.06076.x

PubMed ID

  • 16643473

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 933

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 97

number

  • 5