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KIDNEY CANCER

Substituting SABR for systemic therapy in oligometastatic renal cell carcinoma — buying time or time to change?

In this prospective trial in oligometastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC), the first of its kind, stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy was delivered successfully in lieu of systemic therapy. This strategy should be considered in selected patients with oligometastatic RCC.

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S.S. has received honoraria from AstraZeneca for Speaker’s Bureau and Advisory board, and research grants from Varian Industries. A.V.L. has received honoraria from AstraZeneca for Speaker’s Bureau and Advisory board.

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Siva, S., Louie, A.V. Substituting SABR for systemic therapy in oligometastatic renal cell carcinoma — buying time or time to change?. Nat Rev Urol 19, 197–198 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41585-021-00560-3

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