Kidney Cancer

To learn more about kidney cancer, you can access information from the National Cancer Institute below.

To view kidney cancer booklets and/or download for use in your planner, please select from the options below.

ASCO Answers Fact Sheet
NCCN Guidelines for Patients Booklet
NCCN Guidelines for Patients Booklet in Spanish
CancerCare Treatment Update Booklet

Kidney Cancer

Kidney Cancer – Did You Know?

  • The most common signs and symptoms of kidney cancer include blood in urine, low back pain on one side, a mass or lump on the side or lower back, fatigue, loss of appetite, unintended weight loss, fever and/or anemia.1
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  • Risk factors associated with kidney cancer include smoking, obesity, high blood pressure and family history.2
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  • Connecting with other people that have kidney cancer online and/or one-on-one can help you learn about your condition and provide you with support.

 

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March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month

Additional Resources

Action to Cure Kidney Cancer
212-714-5341
ackc.org

American Kidney Fund
800-638-8299
kidneyfund.org

Kidney Cancer Association
800-850-9132
kidneycancer.org

National Kidney Foundation
800-622-9010
kidney.org

Urology Care Foundation
800-828-7866 or 410-689-3700
urologyhealth.org