Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Malignant Nephroblastoma Outlook

What to expect with renal cell carcinoma:

  • About 65 percent of people with cancer that has not spread beyond the kidney survive 5 years.
  • About 35 percent of people with cancer that has spread to the lymph nodes survive 5 years.
  • About 5 percent of people with cancer that has spread to other organs survive 5 years.

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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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