The National Comprehensive Cancer Network recently issued an updated version of their guidelines for varying histologies of kidney cancer. READ MORE

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The first evidence-based guidelines for the use of immunotherapies in the treatment of patients with RCC have now been published by the Society for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer.

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Some patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma can safely undergo active surveillance and delay the start of systemic therapy.

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A wait-and-see approach, rather than immediate treatment, may be appropriate for certain patients with advanced kidney cancer.

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Research in Review

Kidney-sparing surgery  and radical nephroureterecttomy lead to similar survival for low-grade and noninvasive upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC).

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Certain patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma can (RCC) safely undergo active surveillance before initiating systemic treatment.

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Researchers co-lead by Maxine Sun, PhD, and Nawar Hanna, MD, Dana-Farber and Brigham and Women’s, conducted a study evaluating the utilization rates of cytoreductive nephrectomy and how use of the technique affected survival in patients receiving targeted therapies for metastatic renal cancer.

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Patients with renal cell carcinoma may continue to benefit from treatment with nivolumab even after the disease has progressed, according a study published JAMA Oncology.

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