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The well-studied protein VEGF does not appear to have any prognostic or predictive value for men with locally advanced prostate cancer.
Adding "chemical shift" techniques to MRI can help differentiate clear cell renal cell carcinoma from other types of renal cell cancer.
Researchers with the Institute of Urologic Oncology and the Department of Urology at UCLA have classified kidney cancer into several unique subtypes, a finding that will help physicians tailor treatment to individual patients and that moves cancer care one step closer to personalized medicine.
Frozen balls of ice can safely kill cancerous tumors that have spread to the lungs.
Markers such as CA9, CD31, CD34 and VEGFR1/2 in the primary tumors might serve as predictors of a good response to a sunitinib treatment in patients with metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC).
Small kidney tumors have an aggressive potential and should be treated.