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Causes of Kidney Cancer

List of causes of Kidney Cancer

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Kidney Cancer) that could possibly cause Kidney Cancer includes:

Kidney Cancer Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Kidney Cancer:

Race Patterns for Kidney Cancer Causes:

Racial Details for Kidney Cancer: In addition, kidney cancer is somewhat more common among African American men than White men. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Kidney Cancer: NCI) ...more »

Kidney Cancer Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender Profile of Kidney Cancer: It affects almost twice as many men as women. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Kidney Cancer: NCI) ...more »

Kidney Cancer: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Kidney Cancer, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Kidney Cancer:

Kidney Cancer: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Kidney Cancer: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Kidney Cancer:

  • Kidney cancer category by type of cell affected:
    • Renal cell cancer (carcinoma)
    • Transitional cell cancer (carcinoma)
    • Wilms' tumor - a common childhood kidney tumor.
  • more types...»

Causes of Broader Categories of Kidney Cancer: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Kidney Cancer as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Kidney Cancer as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Kidney Cancer. Our database lists the following as having Kidney Cancer as a complication of that condition:

Kidney Cancer as a symptom:

Conditions listing Kidney Cancer as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Kidney Cancer. Our database lists the following as having Kidney Cancer as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Kidney Cancer:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Kidney Cancer as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.


Medical news summaries relating to Kidney Cancer:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Kidney Cancer:

Related information on causes of Kidney Cancer:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Kidney Cancer may be found in:

 

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