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What are the symptoms of kidney cancer?

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In many cases, people may have no early symptoms of kidney cancer. As the tumor grows larger, symptoms may appear. You may have one or more of these kidney cancer symptoms:

  • Blood in your urine
  • A lump in your side or abdomen
  • A loss of appetite
  • A pain in your side that doesn't go away
  • Weight loss that occurs for no known reason
  • Fever that lasts for weeks and isn't caused by a cold or other infection
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Anemia
  • Swelling in your ankles or legs.

Kidney cancer that spreads to other parts of your body may cause other symptoms, such as:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Coughing up blood
  • Bone pain.

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I had a ct with dye on my bladder an kidneys as i was having severe pain,, bloating, excess blood,extreme pain said they were non cancerous cysts.How do they know this wasnt canerous? 

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