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A 18-year-old male asked about a 83-year-old male:

My grandad's ct scan (abdomen with contrast) results says renal cell carcinoma. should i be worried about this? :/

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
When to Worry: Yes. Of course. He has cancer. It is normal to be concerned.
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Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: CT scans are often the first test to reveal a malignant tumor in the kidney. See a urologist ASAP
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Last updated Jul 16, 2016

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