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The Urology Channel’s Kidney Cancer Page
A decent high level overview from The Urology Channel
US National Cancer Institute’s CancerNet Renal Cell Cancer Page
A Jumpstation for NCI’s renal cell cancer information. Includes patient and professional state of the art statements (good place to get overview information), clinical trial search and more. Note: RCC is the ‘common’ adult form of kidney cancer.
US National Cancer Institute’s CancerNet Transitional Cell Carcinoma Page
A Jumpstation for NCI’s information on transitional cell carcinoma of the renal pelvis and ureter. Includes patient and professional state of the art statements (good place to get overview information), clinical trial search and more. Note: TCC is a rare form of adult kidney cancer which bears some relation to bladder cancer
Archive of Renal Cancer Treatment References
An astonishingly extensive and very useful database of references to kidney cancer information, compiled by a layperson who is a member of the list. The information includes selected postings from the list (used with permission)
Steve Dunn’s Kidney Cancer Page
This page focuses on treatment of advanced kidney cancer and includes information on standard and promising experimental treatments. It is not comprehensive. Steve’s kidney cancer page is part of his CancerGuide site. which provides general information on how to research your options. Note: it is necessary to admit that this entry may not be entirely objective since Steve Dunn is also the author of this guide!
KidneyCancerTrials.org: The Renal Cell Cancer Evaluated Trials Database
This new (as of August 2002) project is a database of selected clinical trials for renal cell cancer. Although there are not many trials compared to other trial databases, what makes this different is that this database gathers as much information on the trial as possible and even offers an opinion on its merit Note: it is necessary to admit that this entry may not be entirely objective since Steve Dunn is also the Editor of this database!
US National Cancer Institute Kidney Cancer Page
Strong emphasis on hereditary kidney cancer (most kidney cancer is not inherited). If you have been diagnosed with a genetic syndrome related to kidney cancer or also have relatives with kidney cancer you must check out this page.
VHL Family Alliance
Von Hippel-Lindau disease is a hereditary syndrome which has renal cell cancer as one of its manifestations.