What Are Symptoms and Risk Factors of Kidney Cancer?

Q:
What are symptoms and risk factors of kidney cancer?

A:
Kidney cancer does not show any sign in early stage. In the later stages, there may be following symptoms:

  • Blood in urine.
  • Everlasting pain in back or side.
  • Loss of appetite.
  • Weight loss.
  • Tiredness.
  • Fever.

Following factors can increase the risk of developing kidney cancer:

  • Aging.
  • Smoking.
  • Obesity.
  • High blood pressure.
  • Lone-term dialysis.
  • Inherited syndrome.
  • Family history.
  • Exposure to certain substances.
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