Low yield of surveillance imaging after surgery for T1 kidney cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Nephrectomy

abstract

  • We found a low yield of surveillance imaging in the first 3¬†years for pT1 kidney cancer. Nearly 1000 imaging studies were performed to detect one relapse that required treatment. Further studies are needed to evaluate the clinical impact of imaging surveillance according to recent guidelines.

publication date

  • July 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4848182

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00345-015-1719-9

PubMed ID

  • 26511748

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 949

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 34

number

  • 7