100 Questions & Answers About Kidney Cancer

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Oct 6, 2009 - Medical - 197 pages
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Empower Yourself! There are approximately 37,000 cases of kidney (renal cell) cancer in the US each year. Whether you're a newly diagnosed cancer patient, a survivor, or loved one of someone suffering from kidney cancer, this book offers help. The only text available to provide both the doctor's and patient's views, 100 Questions & Answers About Kidney Cancer, provides practical, authoritative answers to 100 of the most common questions asked by cancer patients and survivors. Written with commentary from actual patients, this is an invaluable resource for anyone struggling with the medical, physical, and emotional turmoil of this disease.
 

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Contents

Causes and Risk Factors for Kidney Cancer
9
Presentation and Evaluation
35
Staging of Renal Cell Carcinoma
59
Treatment Localized Disease
79
Treatment Locally Advanced Disease
115
Treatment Metastatic Disease
127
Immunotherapy
137
Targeted Molecular Therapy
147
Clinical Trials
167
Glossary
175
Index
185
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