Metastatic renal cell carcinoma : don't dismiss the surgeonMetastatic renal cell carcinoma : don't dismiss the surgeon
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Molecular Imaging, Pathology, Radiotherapy & Oncology (MIPRO)
Austin journal of medical oncology
2(2015):1, p. 1-3
University of Antwerp
We present a case illustrating that even in the era of new systemic therapies, surgery can still play an important role in the management of metastatic RCC, provided that patients are carefully selected. In these patients, repeated surgical removal of metastases can be associated with a prolonged survival and excellent quality of life.