Clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients with recurrence 5 years after nephrectomy for localized renal cell carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • Data suggest that patients with cancer recurrence 5 years after nephrectomy are at favorable risk and have long-term median survival. A favorable Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center risk score and absent symptoms related to metastasis are associated with longer survival in these patients.

publication date

  • February 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2010.09.100

PubMed ID

  • 21167521

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 433

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 185

number

  • 2