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renal pelvis

A funnel-shaped structure where the kidney and ureter meet….

renal cell carcinoma (RCC)

The most common type of kidney cancer. Also called renal adenocarcinoma. It begins in the kidney’s nephrons. Types of RCC include clear cell carcinoma, papillary, chromophobe or sarcomatoid kidney cancers….

renal sarcoma

A rare cancer that affects the connective tissues of the kidney….


The lower part of the trunk of the body: roughly, the area that extends from hip to hip and waist to groin….

urothelial carcinoma

Cancer that occurs in urothelial cells. It can start in the renal pelvis of the kidney, the ureter or the bladder. Sometimes called transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)….

Kidney cancer

Kidney cancer is a type of cancer that starts in the cells of the kidney. Types of kidney cancer About 9 out of 10 kidney cancers are renal cell carcinoma (RCC), sometimes called renal adenocarcinoma. In the early stages, the…


A tiny telescope through which structures within the abdomen and pelvis can be seen.

pelvic sidewall

A structure of bone and ligament on the side of the pelvis….

News: Cancer Council Queensland’s work in childhood cancers

…moving closer to possible solutions. The ACCR is also collaborating with specialists from around Australia to answer questions of clinical relevance about the epidemiology of childhood solid tumours, with an initial focus on renal cancers, neuroblastoma and rhabdomyosarcoma. These cancers…

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…overcook, scrape off any charcoal before consuming. And while lean red meat provides a good source of nutrients, consumption of more than 100/120g per day, more than double the recommended amount, is associated with increased risk of colorectal and renal