Locally advanced bladder cancer

Locally advanced bladder cancer has grown through the bladder wall or has spread only to lymph nodes.

Removing the bladder and lymph nodes, or radiotherapy to the bladder and lymph nodes, may cure this cancer for some people. These treatments are followed by chemotherapy.

Last reviewed: 
31 Jul 2015
Coronavirus and cancer

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