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Men and Women discussing kidney cancer

All about kidney cancer (renal cancer) including symptoms, causes, and tests to diagnose cancer of the kidney. Information about treatments, including surgery, biological therapy – sunitinib (Sutent), sorafenib (Nexavar) and pazopanib (Votrient) – and current research. The living with kidney cancer section covers coping with your diagnosis, advanced kidney cancer, and managing kidney cancer.

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News: Campaign highlights blood in urine as potential sign of kidney cancer
A national campaign has been launched to highlight the symptoms of bladder and kidney cancer as new figures show an increase in the incidenc...
15 Oct 2013
News: Women with kidney or bladder cancer experience greater delays in diagnosis than men
Up to 700 women in England diagnosed with kidney or bladder cancer every year are experiencing a delay in being referred to a specialist, ne...
24 Jun 2013
Press release: Protein ‘block’ kills childhood cancer cells
An experimental drug that blocks an essential cell protein could be used to treat Wilms' tumour, a childhood cancer that affects the kidneys...
23 Apr 2012

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Updated: 29 September 2014