Epidemiology of transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: profile of an urban population in the south-west of England.

OBJECTIVES To produce an epidemiological profile of patients with transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the bladder living in the city of Bristol (south-west England), to determine if TCC tumorigenesis is linked to possible risk factors (occupational exposure, cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption and coffee consumption) and to assess phenotypic acetylation… CONTINUE READING