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Is kidney cancer always deadly?

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Dr. Hung Khong
26 years experience in Medical Oncology
No: As with any cancer, early detection and treatment result in higher cure rate. For kidney cancer, the five year survival for stage i is 81%, for stage ii is 74%, for stage iii is 53%, and for stage IV is 8%.
Answered on Mar 24, 2015
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