Title
Metastatic renal cell carcinoma : don't dismiss the surgeon Metastatic renal cell carcinoma : don't dismiss the surgeon
Author
Faculty/Department
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Publication type
article
Publication
Subject
Human medicine
Source (journal)
Austin journal of medical oncology
Volume/pages
2(2015) :1 , p. 1-3
Article Reference
1013
Carrier
E-only publicatie
Target language
English (eng)
Affiliation
University of Antwerp
Abstract
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.
Full text (open access)
https://repository.uantwerpen.be/docman/irua/c4df4d/9c998f11.pdf
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