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www.urologyhealth.org/urology-a-z/r/renal-mass-and-localized-renal-tumors

A renal mass, or tumor, is an abnormal growth in the kidney. Some renal masses are benign (not cancerous) and some are malignant (cancerous). Learn more ...

www.urologyhealth.org/urology-a-z/k/kidney-cancer

Localized means that the tumor has not spread - from where it first started. The main classes of tumors are: Renal cell carcinomas (RCC). These are the most ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/kidney-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20352664

Jun 25, 2020 ... In adults, renal cell carcinoma is the most common type of kidney cancer. Other less common types of kidney cancer can occur. Young children ...

www.dcurology.net/common-problems/kidney-masses.php

The most common benign renal mass is called an oncocytoma. Oncocytomas have a typical appearance when large, but when small look similar to malignancy .

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5201069

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for 3% of all adult cancer and 85% of all kidney tumors.[1] Based on the data from developed countries, RCC is ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4174582

While imaging the right kidney, the sonographer discovered a 2 cm solid right renal mass and notified the radiologist (Fig. 1). The incidental finding prompted ...

www.webmd.com/cancer/renal-cell-carcinoma

Causes. Scientists aren't sure exactly what causes renal cell carcinoma. They know that most kidney cancers start when something goes ...

www.webmd.com/cancer/understanding-kidney-cancer

Mar 14, 2019 ... This type of kidney cancer is called renal cell carcinoma. The good news is that most of kidney cancers are found before they spread (metastasize) ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/kidney-cancer/kidney-cancer-diagnosis

High quality "kidney mass protocol" CT scan showing a right kidney tumor.The intensity of the tumor is measured in different phases. An increase of the Hounsfield ...

www.healthline.com/health/renal-cell-carcinoma

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is also called hypernephroma, renal adenocarcinoma, or renal or kidney cancer. It's the most common kind of kidney cancer found ...