On March 11, 2019, VOA will be transitioning from My Care Plus to a new enhanced patient portal powered by Navigating Care. Be on the lookout for an email invitation on the 11th. If you are currently a My Care Plus user, you will need to sign in to the new system on or after March 11th in order to access your medical information and send secure messages.

Disease Information

Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer is a cancer that forms in tissues of the kidneys. Kidney cancer includes renal cell carcinoma (cancer that forms in the lining of very small tubes in the kidney that filter the blood and remove waste products) and renal pelvis carcinoma (cancer that forms in the center of the kidney where urine collects). It also includes Wilms tumor, which is a type of kidney cancer that usually develops in children under the age of 5.

Visit the National Cancer Institute where this information and more can be found about Kidney Cancer or ask your cancer care team questions about your individual situation.

Lo que usted necesita saber sobre el cáncer de riñón en español.