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肾癌 Resources
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The kidneys are the two organs that clean the blood and produce urine, among other functions. 肾 cancer is one kind of kidney cancer, but there are other types as well.

What are the symptoms of 肾癌?
There are often none in the early stages. 晚些时候, symptoms may include such things as blood in the urine, loss of appetite and unintended weight loss, 乏力, 发烧, pain or a lump in the abdomen, 或者视力问题. In women, new and abnormal hair growth may occur. In men, there may be a variocele, a varicose vein within the scrotum.

How is 肾癌 diagnosed?
Some of the tests used to diagnose 肾癌 may include urine and blood tests, imaging of the kidneys and entire abdominal area, 切片检查.

What are the treatments for 肾癌?
Surgery can include removal of all or part of a kidney. The body can function with one kidney, but if both are removed a kidney transplant or dialysis will be necessary. Radiation, chemotherapy and targeted therapy are often performed.

What are the risk factors for 肾癌?
遗传学, including a family history of 肾癌, 吸烟, 肥胖, overuse of certain painkillers and high blood pressure increase the risk.

What are some additional resources for learning about 肾癌?
If you or your loved one is facing 肾癌, 网上买球软件 has a whole range of services designed to help you so you never take this journey alone. Please talk to your 网上买球软件 provider or your Nurse Navigator, or check the service pages for information about treatments, services and support groups. You may also find more information on 肾癌 from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.