Bladder Cancer


The most common type of bladder cancer is transitional cell carcinoma, also called urothelial carcinoma. Smoking is a major risk factor for bladder cancer. Bladder cancer is often diagnosed at an early stage. Explore the links on this page to learn more about bladder cancer treatment, screening, statistics, research, and clinical trials.

For more information, view Bladder Cancer Symptoms, Tests, Prognosis, and Stages.

Causes & Prevention

TCH does not have PDQ evidence-based information about prevention of bladder cancer.

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PDQ Screening Information for Patients