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How can you prevent kidney cancer?
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In brief: You can't
There is no way to prevent kidney cancer.
There are some risk factors for kidney cancer, but even if one does not have any risk factors, it can still develop, even if you live a healthy lifestyle. There is a sporadic form of kidney cancer that can occur even without any risk factors or family history of cancers.

In brief: You can't
There is no way to prevent kidney cancer.
There are some risk factors for kidney cancer, but even if one does not have any risk factors, it can still develop, even if you live a healthy lifestyle. There is a sporadic form of kidney cancer that can occur even without any risk factors or family history of cancers.
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Dr. Simon Kimm
Dr. Khorsandi is unfortunately right. If you are a smoker, however, quitting is the single biggest thing you can do to lower your risk.
Dr. James Krick
Urology
In brief: Renal cancer
Not really. There are no dietary, behavioral or lifestyle factors known to influence kidney cancer.

In brief: Renal cancer
Not really. There are no dietary, behavioral or lifestyle factors known to influence kidney cancer.
Dr. James Krick
Dr. James Krick
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