Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Renal Cancer Evaluation

The evaluation of renal cell carcinoma begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings renal cell carcinoma may include:


Tests that may be used to evaluate renal cell carcinoma include:

Imaging tests that may be used to evaluate renal cell carcinoma include:

Less commonly performed tests that may be used to evaluate renal cell carcinoma include:

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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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