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A 35-year-old member asked:

i got my right kidney removed from cancer in 2007, now i have a mass in my left kidney, if it is cancer?

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Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
If you are asking: ..If it could be cancer, i'm afraid the answer is yes. Bilateral kidney cancer can happen, especially in certain inherited traits like vhl but before you get too anxious, make sure you see your urologist and your oncologist to have it worked out properly. I truly hope you do well.

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Last updated Feb 7, 2020

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