Is Renal Capsular Invasion, Without Perinephric Fat Invasion, A Marker Of Aggressive Biology In Renal Cell Carcinoma?

Mon, 07 Aug 2006 11:00 AM EST

... UroToday.com - Perinephric fat invasion is an accepted pathologic marker of aggressive biology in renal cell carcinoma (RCC). Renal capsule invasion, without perinephric fat invasion, is often reported in pathology reports but is not accounted for in current TNM staging as a distinct classification that differentiates outcome. [click link for full article] ...