This section is about cancer of the bladder. It includes the symptoms and causes of bladder cancer, tests, treatments for the different stages of bladder cancer, including treatment into the bladder, surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and current research. There is information about living with bladder cancer, including coping with a urostomy (stoma), managing after surgery, and how treatment can affect your sex life.
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- Press release: Bladder cancer patients over 70 less likely to get curative treatment
- Older bladder cancer patients are less likely than younger patients to receive treatments intended to cure their disease...
- 17 Apr 2013
- Press release: Multi-tasking imatinib boosts radiotherapy for bladder tumours
- Cancer drug imatinib (Glivec) could boost radiotherapy treatment to destroy bladder cancer that has spread to the bladde...
- 1 Mar 2013
- Press release: Cancer death rates over a third higher in men than women
- Men are over 35 per cent more likely to die from cancer than women in the UK, according to a new report....
- 29 Jan 2013
- News: Trial success helps patients avoid radical bladder cancer surgery
- Last week we reported on the success of a major bladder cancer trial, funded by Cancer Research UK. The practice-changin…
- 23 Apr 2012
- News: News digest – landmark breast cancer study, bladder cancer, plain packaging of cigarettes, and more
- A major Cancer Research UK study published this week could revolutionise the way women with breast cancer are diagnosed…
- 21 Apr 2012
- News: Annual Review 2010/11 – Clinical trials: testing treatments that save lives
- Since 1995, more than 100,000 patients have taken part in our treatment trials. In this final article selected from our…
- 3 Aug 2011
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