Gregory Braden

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Kidney Cancer (Renal cell carcinoma)

Does the patient have kidney cancer (renal cell carcinoma)? Signs and symptoms Up to 30% of patients present with humoral or paraneoplastic syndromes; these may include hypertension, unexplained fever, anemia or polycythemia, signs or symptoms of hypercalcemia, cachexia and weight loss, neuromyopathy, and others. When these syndromes are present at diagnosis it usually reflects advanced…

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