Kidney Cancer Treatment / Renal Cancer Treatment in Dubai
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Kidney Cancer Treatment / Renal Cancer Treatment in Dubai at CMC

Kidney cancers are tumors that develops within the kidneys. Your kidneys are responsible for filtering the blood and creating urine thus playing an essential part of your health.  Kidney Cancer tends to affect older men more than other demographics.

Kidney Cancer Signs & Symptoms

During the early stages you may be completely without symptoms.  Symptoms tend to show at later stages and include the following:

  • Blood in the urine (Hematuria)
  • Anemia
  • Non-specific pain in your lower back, possibly a lump sensation also.
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Anemia
  • Fever that comes and goes

Common Causes of Kidney Cancer

There are some well documented factors that increase the risk of kidney cancer. This include:

  • Gender – Men are at higher risk that women
  • Family history of kidney cancer
  • Smoking
  • Aging
  • Obesity
  • High blood pressure
  • Specific chemical exposure

Diagnosis Kidney Cancer

There are several diagnostic tests we may recommend to ensure an accurate kidney cancer diagnosis.  These include:

  • Urine Test
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • CT & MRI scans to visualise the kidney and identify any abnormalities.

Kidney Cancer Treatment in Dubai at CMC

At CMC Dubai we are equipped with the latest robotic surgical system should an operation be the best course of treatment. Your treatment plan will be custom to your needs and may use conservative or surgical means.

Our highly skilled kidney cancer surgeons use minimally invasive preservation approaches to kidney surgery.  This means we are removing the tumor while preservation normal kidney function. Specifically we offer two advanced robotic surgery options including:

Robotic Radical Nephrectomy – In the case of large or advanced kidney cancers, we remove the whole affected kidney and surrounding tissues and structures such as the lymph nodes and adrenal gland This technique is used in the case of advance or too big kidney cancer.

Robotic Partial Nephrectomy – If the kidney cancer is considered small, our surgeon will remove only the tumor and a small margin of healthy tissue around it.

If the cancer is considered inoperable or too advanced, you may be recommended alternative treatment options.

 

FAQ's

Kidney cancer is a type of cancer that develops in the tissues of the kidneys, which are the organs responsible for filtering waste products from the blood and producing urine.

Risk factors for kidney cancer can include smoking, obesity, high blood pressure, family history of kidney cancer, exposure to certain chemicals, and certain genetic disorders.

Symptoms of kidney cancer can include blood in the urine, pain in the side or lower back, unexplained weight loss, and fatigue. Diagnosis may involve imaging tests such as CT or MRI scans, biopsy, or blood tests.

Treatment for kidney cancer may involve surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, or a combination of these depending on the type and stage of the cancer and the individual patient's needs. Other treatments such as targeted therapy or immunotherapy may also be used for certain types of kidney cancer. In some cases, partial or complete removal of the affected kidney may be necessary.

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