Bladder Cancer

In North America, bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and in the top ten for women. In the United States, approximately 70,000 patients are newly diagnosed with bladder cancer each year.
What is Bladder Cancer?

Bladder cancer refers to the growth of a tumor within the lining of the bladder. In some cases, the tumor can invade surrounding tissue and spread to other parts of the body.

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Immersion in virtual reality can be used to alleviate the discomfort of medical procedures

Immersion in virtual reality can be used to alleviate the discomfort of medical procedures

Multiple geriatric conditions increase treatment burden in older patients with bladder cancer

Multiple geriatric conditions increase treatment burden in older patients with bladder cancer

UTA chemist develops cancer medication that uses light to destroy tumor cells

UTA chemist develops cancer medication that uses light to destroy tumor cells

Novel approach to molecular drug design paves way for promising bladder cancer therapy

Novel approach to molecular drug design paves way for promising bladder cancer therapy

Blood test may help identify risk of bladder cancer recurrence after surgery

Blood test may help identify risk of bladder cancer recurrence after surgery

Study: Cancer cells grown in culture dishes have less parity with their human sources

Study: Cancer cells grown in culture dishes have less parity with their human sources

SWOG researchers to present practice-changing research at virtual ASCO 2021

SWOG researchers to present practice-changing research at virtual ASCO 2021

Male bladder cancer vulnerability could be exploited to design new therapeutic strategies

Male bladder cancer vulnerability could be exploited to design new therapeutic strategies

Researchers develop a new method for the detection and evolution of kidney cancer

Researchers develop a new method for the detection and evolution of kidney cancer

Phase 1 clinical trial to test a new, potential method against cancer

Phase 1 clinical trial to test a new, potential method against cancer

Study explores long-term outcomes and costs of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Study explores long-term outcomes and costs of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Over-expression of LRRN4CL gene linked to metastasis of certain cancers to the lungs

Over-expression of LRRN4CL gene linked to metastasis of certain cancers to the lungs

A sneak peek of the current state and future use of artificial intelligence in pathology

A sneak peek of the current state and future use of artificial intelligence in pathology

Bladder cancer is more aggressive and advanced in South Texas, study shows

Bladder cancer is more aggressive and advanced in South Texas, study shows

COVID-19 and lung cancer have a common pathway, say researchers

COVID-19 and lung cancer have a common pathway, say researchers

Using complementary disinfection strategies to make swimming pools safer

Using complementary disinfection strategies to make swimming pools safer

Study: Targeted therapy prolongs survival in patients with advanced bladder cancer

Study: Targeted therapy prolongs survival in patients with advanced bladder cancer

Liquid biopsy can help gauge the effectiveness of therapy for colorectal cancer

Liquid biopsy can help gauge the effectiveness of therapy for colorectal cancer

New type of drug significantly increases survival of bladder cancer patients

New type of drug significantly increases survival of bladder cancer patients

Dramatic changes seen in delivery of radiotherapy treatments during coronavirus pandemic

Dramatic changes seen in delivery of radiotherapy treatments during coronavirus pandemic