Bladder Cancer Symptoms
17 Feb 2019
Bladder Cancer is a cancer arising from tissues of Urinary Bladder with symptoms including painless blood in the urine or frequent and painful urination. Smoking is a major cause along with exposure to industrial chemicals or dyes. Drinking water containing arsenic also increases the risk. On an average fewer than a million cases are observed per year in India. It is the tenth most common cancer in the world. There are almost 550,000 new cases in 2018 worldwide. The early stages could be treated with Surgery, Cystectomy, Intravesical therapy, Chemotherapy or Radiation therapy. Early treatments are often much beneficial.