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an insight to kidney cancer

Kidneys! natural filtration plant keep it healthy

an insight to kidney cancer

In this particular article you will get a little insight into kidney cancer, what exactly are kidney cancer, how it is caused, symptoms and signs of it and most importantly the cure or treatment of the kidney cancer. The kidneys are a pair of organs on either side of the spine in the lower abdomen. The kidneys are part of the urinary tract. They make urine by removing wastes and extra water from the blood. The kidneys also make substances that help control blood pressure and the production of red blood cells. The symptoms of kidney cancer include Blood in the urine, Pain in the side that does not go away, A lump or mass in the side or the abdomen, Weight loss and fever.       

The best treatment of kidney cancer is based on the stage of the disease. The stage is based on the size of the tumor, whether the cancer has spread or not. Treatment depends mainly on the stage of disease and the patient's general health and age. The doctor can describe treatment choices and discuss the expected results. The doctor and patient can work together to develop a treatment plan that fits the patient's needs. People with kidney cancer may have surgery, arterial embolization, radiation therapy, biological therapy, or chemotherapy. Some may have a combination of treatments. Surgery is the most common treatment for kidney cancer. It is a type of local therapy. It treats cancer in the kidney and the area close to the tumor.

Category: Cancer

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