Bladder cancer

Common Name(s)

Bladder cancer

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4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

To increase public awareness about bladder cancer; to advance bladder cancer research; and to provide educational and support services for the bladder cancer community.

Last Updated: 29 Nov 2013

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Bladder Cancer Support UK

A charity supporting people diagnosed with bladder cancer together with their caters, family and friends. Providing information, increasing awareness and funding research.

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Bladder cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

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Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

To increase public awareness about bladder cancer; to advance bladder cancer research; and to provide educational and support services for the bladder cancer community.

http://www.bcan.org/

Last Updated: 29 Nov 2013

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Bladder Cancer Support UK

A charity supporting people diagnosed with bladder cancer together with their caters, family and friends. Providing information, increasing awareness and funding research.

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Bladder cancer" returned 2319 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effect of different Bacillus Calmette-Guerin substrains on growth inhibition of T24 bladder cancer cells and cytokines secretion by BCG activated peripheral blood mononuclear cells of PBMCs.
 

Author(s): Wiesława Janaszek-Seydlitz, Marta Prygiel, Bożena Bucholc, Aldona Wiatrzyk, Urszula Czajka, Paulina Górska, Urszula Soliwoda

Journal: Adv Clin Exp Med. ;23(6):877-84.

 

Bladder carcinoma is the most common malignancy of the urinary tract. Approximately 75-85% of patients present non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC). Standard primary treatment for NIMBC is transurethral resection (TUR) followed by intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) ...

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2015

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Incidental detection of increased (18)F-FDG uptake and its follow-up in patients with granulomatous prostatitis after BCG treatment for urinary bladder cancer.
 

Author(s): Choon-Young Kim, Sang-Woo Lee, Ghilsuk Yoon, Shin Young Jeong, Byeong-Cheol Ahn, Jaetae Lee

Journal: Hell J Nucl Med. ;17(3):204-7.

 

Incidental prostate uptake of fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose in positron emission tomography/computed tomography ((18)F-FDG PET/CT) may represent malignancies like prostate malignancy, inflammation or benign prostatic lesions. We report two cases of bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG)-induced ...

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2014

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Prognostic value of serum nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase in patients with bladder cancer.
 

Author(s): Kui Zhang, Bin Zhou, Peng Zhang, Zhu Zhang, Peng Chen, Yan Pu, Yaping Song, Lin Zhang

Journal: Croat. Med. J.. 2014 Oct;55(5):507-13.

 

To analyze the serum nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase (Nampt) level and its prognostic value in bladder cancer (BC).

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2014

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The terms "Bladder cancer" returned 220 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Thromboembolism and bleeding in bladder cancer.
 

Author(s): Joseph J Fantony, Brant A Inman

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 Oct;28(10):847-54.

 

Bladder cancer is a unique disease process in that clinically significant hemorrhage can occur simultaneously with equally significant aberrant clotting. With hematuria the key presenting symptom of bladder cancer, hemorrhage is generally thought to be a component of the natural history ...

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2014

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Unusual presentation of metastatic gall bladder cancer.
 

Author(s): Piyush Shukla, Soumyajit Roy, Vivek Tiwari, Bidhu K Mohanti

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;10(2):397-8.

 

To report the first case of rare isolated breast metastasis from carcinoma gall bladder. Single patient case report. A 35-year-old pre-menopausal female presented with 2 * 2 cm right upper outer quadrant breast lump. Post-mastectomy, histology confirmed it to be metastatic adenocarcinoma ...

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2014

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Urinary bladder cancer in dogs, a naturally occurring model for cancer biology and drug development.
 

Author(s): Deborah W Knapp, José A Ramos-Vara, George E Moore, Deepika Dhawan, Patty L Bonney, Kirsten E Young

Journal: ILAR J. 2014 ;55(1):100-18.

 

Each year more than 65,000 people are diagnosed with urinary bladder cancer, and more than 14,000 people die from the disease in the United States. Studies in relevant animal models are essential to improve the management of bladder cancer. Naturally occurring bladder cancer in dogs ...

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Evaluation of Non-Invasive Assay(s) for the Detection of Bladder Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bladder Cancer; Cancer; Bladder Neoplasms; Urinary Bladder Cancer

 

Last Updated: 30 Mar 2015

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Adjuvant Radiation for High Risk Bladder Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bladder Cancer; Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder; Stage III Bladder Cancer; Stage IV Bladder Cancer; Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder

 

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2015

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Erlotinib Hydrochloride in Treating Patients With Bladder Cancer Undergoing Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Recurrent Bladder Carcinoma; Stage I Bladder Cancer; Stage II Bladder Cancer; Stage III Bladder Cancer

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2015

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