Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: cancer of the kidney

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in cancer of the kidney.



This document provides information on cancer of the kidney. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Douglas Dingwall, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Professor Jonathan Waxman, Imperial College, London.

Published 1 September 2008