Bladder cancer

  title={Bladder cancer},
  author={D. Kaufman and W. Shipley and A. Feldman},
  journal={The Lancet},
Bladder cancer is a heterogeneous disease, with 70% of patients presenting with superficial tumours, which tend to recur but are generally not life threatening, and 30% presenting as muscle-invasive disease associated with a high risk of death from distant metastases. The main presenting symptom of all bladder cancers is painless haematuria, and the diagnosis is established by urinary cytology and transurethral tumour resection. Intravesical treatment is used for carcinoma in situ and other… Expand
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This single-center, cross-sectional survey and sensory examination is conducted to determine the prevalence, sensory characteristics and risk factors of PPSP in patients who underwent… Expand
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Are we making significant progress in the diagnosis and management of bladder cancer?
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Improving Systemic Chemotherapy for Bladder Cancer
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The Combination of Gemcitabine and Carboplatin in Neoadjuvant Treatment of Bladder Cancer: A Pilot Study
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