Articles about bladder cancer


My Year so Far… – My Big Fat British Bladder Tumour

Last updated: 01/16/2019

Well, I don’t know about you but January certainly seems to be dragging its heels.. it’s the 13th and yet in my head we should be nearer the end of the month by now ???? or...

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Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer | Uroweb

Last updated: 01/15/2019

This overview represents the updated European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines for Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC), TaT1 and carcinoma in situ (CIS). The...

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Active Smokers Far More Likely to Fail on Chemo for Bladder Ca

Last updated: 01/15/2019

Patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing radical cystectomy had worse rates of pathological response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) if they were current...

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Medical Marketing Has Increased in Past 20 Years

Last updated: 01/13/2019

(HealthDay News) -- From 1997 through 2016, there was an increase in medical marketing, especially direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising, according to research published in the...

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Desmopressin Effectively Treats Nocturia in BPH

Last updated: 01/13/2019

Low-dose oral desmopressin therapy used alone or in combination with an α-blocker improves nocturia in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), according to findings from a...

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UroVysion Results Predict Post-BCG Bladder Cancer Outcomes

Last updated: 01/08/2019

SAN FRANCISCO—The UroVysion test may enable clinicians to predict which patients receiving initial bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) therapy for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer...

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Bladder Cancer, UTUC More Common in Kidney Transplant Recipients

Last updated: 01/08/2019

SAN FRANCISCO—Bladder cancer and upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC) occur much more frequently among kidney transplant recipients than the general population, Jiwoong Yu,...

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Neoadjuvant Dose-Dense MVAC May Improve Post-Cystectomy Outcomes

Last updated: 01/08/2019

Neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) for muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) using a dose-dense combination of methotrexate, vinblastine, doxorubicin, and cisplatin (ddMVAC) is...

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Being Diagnosed With Bladder Cancer

Last updated: 01/07/2019

I’ve previously discussed my many years dealing with bladder issues; the UTIs, kidney stones and bladder stones. None of which are easy things to live with, but never in a...

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Risk Stratification Tools and Prognostic Models in Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer: A Critical Assessment from the European Association of Urology Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer Guidelines Panel.

Last updated: 01/05/2019

This review focuses on the most widely used risk stratification and prediction tools for non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC). To assess the clinical use and relevance of...

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