[Bone metastasis from renal cell carcinoma].

  title={[Bone metastasis from renal cell carcinoma].},
  author={Kozo Matsumoto},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  volume={14 5 Pt 2},
  • Kozo Matsumoto
  • Published 1987 in Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy
The subjects of this study were 38 patients with bone metastasis out of 124 cases of primary renal cell carcinoma treated at the National Cancer Center Hospital. The risk factors affecting the development of bone metastasis were considered. It is quite natural for the occurrence rate to be high in patients at an advanced stage of disease. However, from histopathological investigations of primary lesions, a tendency for bone metastasis is often observed in alveolar-type, solid (sarcomatoid)-type… CONTINUE READING