Bladder cancer incidence and risk factors in men with prostate cancer: results from Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research Endeavor.

@article{Boorjian2007BladderCI,
  title={Bladder cancer incidence and risk factors in men with prostate cancer: results from Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research Endeavor.},
  author={Stephen Anthony Boorjian and Janet E Cowan and Badrinath R. Konety and Janeen Duchane and Ashutosh Tewari and Peter R. Carroll and Christopher J. Kane},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2007},
  volume={177 3},
  pages={883-7; discussion 887-8}
}
PURPOSE We evaluated a large disease registry to determine the incidence of bladder cancer in patients with prostate cancer and investigate whether the type of treatment for prostate cancer increased the risk of bladder cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS We analyzed the CaPSURE disease registry for men diagnosed with prostate cancer plus bladder cancer between 1989 and 2003. Demographics, comorbidities and prostate cancer treatment modalities were compared in patients with and without bladder… CONTINUE READING