Bladder Cancer

About- Bladder cancer also called bladder carcinoma occurs in the tissues of the bladder, which is the organ in the body that holds urine.
Symptoms-
 Blood in the urine (haematuria)
 Painful urination
 Frequent and urgent urination
 Burning sensation while urination
 Urinary incontinence
 Abdominal pain
 Lower back pain
 Bone pain
 Unintentional weight loss 
 Leg Swelling
 
Causes-
Cancer begins with a change (mutation) in the structure of the DNA in cells. Several factors have been identified that can significantly increase your risk of developing 
Bladder cancer.
 Smoking and other tobacco use
 Exposure to chemicals
 Radiation exposure
 Chronic irritation of the lining of the bladder
 Parasitic infections
 Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
 Bladder stones
 Early menopause
 Type 2 diabetes
 
Specialists to Visit
 Urologist

 Radiation Oncologist
 Oncologist

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References-

https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com

https://www.cancer.gov
https://www.cancer.net
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.cancer.org
https://www.webmd.com
 

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