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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Palliative: Good chemo and radiation may stabilize but unlikely any resections unless a mass begins to cause some local problem.
Dr. Richard Link
24 years experience Urology
Serious situation: From your description, your husband has advanced kidney cancer including at least a solitary lung metastasis. Not sure if you mean he had renal vein i ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
16 years experience Urology
Clinical staging.: If it is a renal tumors, stage depends on size and extent of disease as dermined by imaging such as ct scan or mri. For details, visit: http://www.Can ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Sarle
22 years experience Urology
Stage: Size in cm is staging; question to ask doc is foes it looks like there is spread outside the kidney ? Get lungs check too.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not likely: Kidney tumors are generally not palpable on the front or the back.
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
35 years experience Medical Oncology
As follows: Blood in the urine, flank pain, and a palpable mass is the classic triad of symptoms in patients with kidney cancer but nowadays a good number of pati ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Pahnke
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: Not from a primary kidney tumor but be careful- is it an adrenal cancer overlapping and involving the kidney instead - your doctor should know.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grant Linnell
24 years experience Radiology
Not likely: Some tumors can be seen on plain x-ray but ct and MRI are much better for looking at the kidneys.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
Not kidney: Kidney tumors do not produce gynecomastia. The adrenal gland is next to the kidney and very rarely produces female hormones. Gynecomastia is common ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Azita Madjidi
30 years experience Plastic Surgery
See an endocrinologi: Kidney rumors are unlikely to cause gynecomastia. Most of gynecomastia patients have normal hormone levels. Some could be related to a particular test ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
As soon as UR well: Once your belly area is healed, you are ready to go. it takes 1-2 weeks for any surgery cuts to heal. After 2-3 weeks from date of operation, most peo ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
37 years experience Emergency Medicine
Your doctor: Is being appropriately cautious. Be thankful he/she is being vigilant.

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