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