Advanced-stage renal cell carcinoma treated by radical nephrectomy and adjacent organ or structure resection Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Nephrectomy

abstract

  • The prognosis for patients with advanced RCC and adjacent organ or structure involvement is extremely poor and similar to that of patients with metastatic disease. These patients should be thoroughly counselled about the impact of surgical management and considered for entry into neoadjuvant or adjuvant clinical trials with new targeted systemic agents.

publication date

  • January 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2769168

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2008.08025.x

PubMed ID

  • 18782305

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 160

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 103

number

  • 2