Kidney Cancer (Adult) Renal Cell Carcinoma Overview

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More information about kidney cancer

From your American Cancer Society

Here is more information you might find helpful. You also can order free copies of our documents from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345, or read them on our Web site,

Kidney Cancer (Adult) Renal Cell Carcinoma (also in Spanish)

After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

Caring for the Person With Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)

Clinical Trials: What You Need to Know


Living With Uncertainty: The Fear of Cancer Recurrence

Pain Control: A Guide for Those With Cancer and Their Loved Ones (also in Spanish)

Targeted Therapy

Understanding Radiation Therapy A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

When Cancer Doesn’t Go Away

When Your Cancer Comes Back: Cancer Recurrence

Your American Cancer Society also has books that you might find helpful. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit our bookstore online at to find out about costs or to place an order.

National organizations and Web sites*

Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:

Urology Care Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-800-828-7866
Web site:

Kidney Cancer Association
For toll-free number, click phone icon at:

Web site:

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Web site:

VHL (Von Hippel-Lindau) Family Alliance
Toll-free number: 1-800-767-4845
Telephone number 617-227-5667
Web site:

*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by the American Cancer Society.

No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit

Last Medical Review: 11/27/2012
Last Revised: 04/01/2014