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Britian Finally Decides About Kidney Cancer Drugs

The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has finally reached the decision to recommend the use of ‘Sutent’ as a HE kidney cancer drug, but has rejected Nexavar, Torisel and Avastin. This new guidance will substitute the Health Minister’s temporary decision, which had allowed all four of the kidney cancer drugs to benefit […]

Surgery Improves Kidney Cancer Survival

Surgical removal of the kidney — a procedure known as nephrectomy — improves survival in patients with locally advanced renal cell carcinoma, the most common form of kidney cancer. Dr. Pierre I. Karakiewicz from University of Montreal and colleagues determined survival rates for 43,143 patients treated with nephrectomy for advanced renal cell carcinoma that had […]

Personalized Therapy Best For Kidney Cancer

A study of nearly 1,500 patients treated for kidney cancer at the University of California-Los Angeles in the last 15 years indicates that patients may benefit from an individualized treatment approach. The one-size-fits-all treatment approach traditionally used for kidney cancer should be changed based on the results of this study, the researchers say. “We have […]

Is Dialysis Treatment Risk Factor For Renal Cancer?

Is Dialysis Treatment Risk Factor For Renal Cancer?

Check this out! If you are 40+ then you must read this. As renal cancer develops most often in people over 40, it is very important for you to be aware of its complications. And above all its warning symptoms to detect the disease at the very early stage for good prognosis. Renal cancer or […]

Vaccination For Kidney Cancer! More Information

Vaccination For Kidney Cancer! More Information

Check this out! If you are 40+ then you must read this. As kidney cancer develops most often in people over 40, it is very important for you to be aware of its complications & above all its warning symptoms to detect the disease at the very early stage for good prognosis. No, the exact […]