Tumor formed in the kidney of a human body is called a cancer in kidney. Basically there are three kinds of this disease whish are as follows
Renal Cell Carcinoma: It is the type of cancer which develops in to the lining of small tubes of kidneys that helps filter the blood in order to eliminate waste materials.
Renal Pelvis Carcinoma: It is another type of cancer which forms in the heart (center) of kidneys where the urine gets collected
Wilms Tumor: It is the type of cancer which majorly affects the children especially who are under 5 years age.
Cancer Cases Reported This year: In the present year according to an estimate there will be about 54,390 cases reported. And also 13,010 deaths will be caused due to the cancer of kidney.
States of Tumors: All human are born with two kidneys located on the either sides of spine in lower abdomen. It’s good to hear that one can live fine with only one kidney as well and it’sbetter to know that all tumors found in the kidney are not cancer tumors
Cancer Development: Mostly the renal cell carcinoma and the pelvis carcinoma develops in the people who are above 40 years. There is no formula to know that who are tenderer to develop kidney cancer but there are some risk factors which can derive the consequences.
Risk factors: Smoking cigars or cigarettes raises the rate of development of all types of cancers especially the kidney cancer. Obesity is the most prominent cause of developing the disease. Male are more divergent to the risk factor of this disease. Each year there are around 20,000 of men and 12,000 of woman are diagnosed with the kidney cancer in United States. People who work at the places where they are mostly get exposure to asbestos and cadmium while working with steel and Iron are very much likely develop the cancer of kidney.