Chemically Induced Epithelial Tumours and Carcinogenesis of the Renal Parenchyma

@inproceedings{Hard1987ChemicallyIE,
  title={Chemically Induced Epithelial Tumours and Carcinogenesis of the Renal Parenchyma},
  author={Gordon C. Hard},
  year={1987}
}
The most prevalent renal neoplasm in man is renal cell carcinoma, accounting for 85% of the malignancies in this organ27. Although it is not amongst the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in the United States, kidney carcinoma nevertheless is an unpredictable tumour with a poor prognosis, as more than one-third of patients have obvious metastatic disease at the time of clinical diagnosis83, and many others will develop metastases later141. Furthermore the neoplasm is relatively refractory… CONTINUE READING