Tumour characteristics and surgical treatment of renal cell carcinoma in Sweden 2005-2010: a population-based study from the National Swedish Kidney Cancer Register.
Journal article, 2014

Tumour characteristics, preoperative work-up and surgical treatment in patients diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma (RCC) between 2005 and 2010, and changes over time were studied in a national population-based cohort. MaTERIAL AND METHODS: The National Swedish Kidney Cancer Register (NSKCR) contains information on histopathology, Fuhrman grade and clinical stage at presentation, and on the preoperative work-up and surgical treatment of patients with RCC. Between 2005 and 2010, 5553 RCC patients were registered in the NSKCR, 99% of those registered in the National Cancer Registry.


Andreas Thorstenson

Martin Bergman

Ann-Helén Scherman-Plogell

Soheila Hosseinnia

Börje Ljungberg

Jan Adolfsson

Sven Lundstam

Scandinavian Journal of Urology

2168-1805 (ISSN) 2168-1813 (eISSN)

Vol. 48 3 231-8

Subject Categories

Urology and Nephrology





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