Nephrectomy is the surgical removal of a kidney. The procedure is done to treat kidney cancer as well as other kidney diseases and injuries. Nephrectomy is also done to remove a healthy kidney from a donor (either living or deceased) for transplantation.
See also: Kidney Cancer
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"Dr. Martin and the APCC staff have been aggressive in treating my prostate cancer, always keeping me informed about the latest treatment options. I received Provenge immunotherapy treatment two years ago and am currently in a clinical trial, testing a new drug. On the personal side, they always greet me with a smile and ask about my granddaughter. (She's the cutest baby ever!) At APCC, I receive the best of care and they treat me like family. "
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