The role of surveillance for small renal masses


2 NATURE CLINICAL PRACTICE UROLOGY JANUARY 2007 VOL 4 NO 1 The incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is rising steadily, with the greatest increase being in localized tumors.1 Most renal tumors are now detected during imaging as incidental, enhancing, small renal masses. Significant numbers are detected in elderly and infirm patients who are likely to… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpuro0674