Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cancer Kidney Incidence

Facts about renal cell carcinoma:

  • About 30,000 people develop renal cell carcinoma in the US each year.
  • About 11,000 people die from renal cell carcinoma in the US each year.
  • Renal cell carcinoma is twice as common in men than in women.

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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