OncoSurgery MCQs

 

Q1) Stauffer's syndrome in RCC is due to 
1)IL 1
2)IL 2
3)IL 6
4)IFN ALPHA


Ans 1 c)

IN RCC stauffer syndrome should have 

absence of liver metastasis;

hypoalbuminemia;

hypergammaglobulinemia;

high alkaline phosphatase;

prolonged thrombin time; and
reversibility of changes after the removal of the primary tumor

Associated with high levels of inflammatory interleukin-6 (IL-6) and paraneoplastic manifestations in RCC, including cholestasis,