renal cancer

Q | what are the risk factors for renal cancer?

A |

  • Sex: Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) is twice as common in men as it is in women.
  • Age: The peak age for RCC is in your sixties but it can affect all ages.
  • Genetics: A family history of RCC can increase your risk of renal cancer, as can specific genetic diseases, such as, Von Hippel Lindau disease.