Metastatic bladder cancer means that a cancer that began in the bladder has spread to another part of the body. It is also sometimes called advanced bladder cancer.
You might have treatment to help with symptoms and to control the cancer.
Bladder cancer can spread to other parts of the body. When this happens, it is called metastatic or advanced bladder cancer.
The symptoms of metastatic or advanced bladder cancer depend on where the cancer has spread to. They might include weight loss or bone pain.
Read about the different treatments you might have for advanced cancer. They can help to reduce symptoms and make you feel better.
Support is available to help you cope with emotional, practical and physical issues when you have metastatic bladder cancer.
You might need some care and support at home due to metastatic bladder cancer or its treatment. A lot of practical and emotional support is available to you.