March 20, 2023
Your kidneys play a vital role in straining out the toxins in your blood such as waste materials, extra fluids, and chemicals.
As popular as they are for performing this critical function, they are also popular for something else: they are the sixth leading site of new cancer cases for men and ninth for women, with an estimated 81,800 people expected to be diagnosed with kidney cancer this year. Yet most people who have kidney cancer don’t know it.
Dr. David Cahn of MidLantic Urology talks about the key signs and symptoms as well as breakthrough treatments like immunotherapy and powerful new medications to combat the disease.
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