Kidney cancer (renal cancer)

Information and support for people affected by kidney cancer (renal cancer).

Getting support from Macmillan

Getting support from Macmillan

Dave talks about being diagnosed with prostate and (later) kidney cancer, and the support he received from his partner, children and Macmillan.

About our cancer information videos

Dave talks about being diagnosed with prostate and (later) kidney cancer, and the support he received from his partner, children and Macmillan.

About our cancer information videos

The kidneys and kidney cancer

Most people have two kidneys. About 80% of kidney cancers (8 out of 10) are renal cell cancers. Renal cell cancer usually only affects one kidney.