Multiple primary malignancies in patients with renal cell carcinoma: a national population-based cohort study.

@article{Beisland2006MultiplePM,
  title={Multiple primary malignancies in patients with renal cell carcinoma: a national population-based cohort study.},
  author={Christian Beisland and Olaug Talleraas and August Magnar Bakke and Jarle Norstein},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2006},
  volume={97 4},
  pages={698-702}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the possibly greater occurrence of multiple malignancies in patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC). PATIENTS AND METHODS In the 7-year period 1987-93, all 1425 patients aged 15-70 years with registered histopathologically verified RCC in Norway were included in the study. All clinical and histopathology reports were checked manually, to verify the registered diagnosis and to ensure that no tumour was a metastasis from another. After this process, 257 patients (287… CONTINUE READING

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