Influence of venous tumour extension on local and remote recurrence of stage pT3a pN0 cM0 kidney tumours.

Affiliation

Unidad de Tumores Renales con Afectación Venosa (TRAV), Servicio de Urología, HGU Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, España. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

One of the inherent features of kidney tumours is the capacity to spread inside the venous system as tumour thrombi. The aim of this study was to assess in patients with stage pT3apN0cM0 kidney cancer whether venous tumour involvement influenced tumour recurrence.

Keywords

Cancer specific survival,Cáncer renal,Renal cell carcinoma,Supervivencia cáncer específica,Trombo venoso tumoral,Venous tumour thrombus,