What are the signs and symptoms of sarcomatoid renal cell carcinoma (SRCC)?

Updated: Mar 11, 2019
  • Author: Ronald J Cohen, MB, BCh, PhD, FRCPA, FFPATH; Chief Editor: Liang Cheng, MD  more...
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A high proportion (86-89%) of patients with SRCC are symptomatic, mainly presenting with pain (51%) and/or hematuria (22%), [3, 4] while 13-22% of patients have regional lymph node metastases and 45-66% have distant metastases at presentation. [3, 4, 7]


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