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Clear cell renal cell carcinoma

Clear cell renal cell carcinoma: Introduction

Clear cell renal cell carcinoma: A type of kidney tumor where the cells that make up the tumor are clear. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Clear cell renal cell carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Clear cell renal cell carcinoma

Treatments for Clear cell renal cell carcinoma

  • Surgery - only curative option is complete resection of the tumor
  • Radiotherapy - For palliative management of inoperable symptomatic tumors and metastatic disease
  • Multikinase inhibitors - Used to improve survival in advanced disease - Sorafenib, Sunitinib, Temsirolimus, Everolimus
  • Biological therapies - Used to improve survival in advanced disease - Interleukin 2, Interferon
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Clear cell renal cell carcinoma

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Clear cell renal cell carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Clear cell renal cell carcinoma

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Clear cell renal cell carcinoma is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Clear cell renal cell carcinoma, or a subtype of Clear cell renal cell carcinoma, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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