Renal Cell Cancer (RCC)

Risk Factors

  • Smoking
  • Obesity
  • Family hx
  • Male
  • Avg age ~mid 60s

Symptoms

  • Weight loss
  • Sweats
  • Fever
  • Flank pain
  • Hematuria
  • Low back to lower abdominal/groin discomfort

Physical Exam Findings

  • Palpable mass in flank area only if very advanced cancer (i.e. large)