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Search Results for: Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer Therapy beyond Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG)

The agent (CG0070) yielded an overall 12-month complete response (CR) rate of 30% in a phase 2 single-arm trial in patients with BCG-unresponsive, high-grade Ta, T1, or CIS ± Ta/T1 non-muscle-invasive

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Enhanced Cystoscopy for Early Bladder Cancer

Blue Light Cystoscopy (BLC) increases detection rates of carcinoma in-situ and papillary lesions over WLC alone and can change management in 14% of cases… Imagine that you are a newly diagnosed bladder

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For Bladder Cancer Cystectomy, Less Is More

Maguire…was diagnosed with muscle-invasive bladder cancer this year. He was resigned to losing his bladder and having doctors fashion a “neobladder” out of his intestines… The article linked

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Robotic vs Open Cystectomy in Bladder Cancer?

“How does robot-assisted radical cystectomy compare with traditional open radical cystectomy for management of patients with bladder cancer? Robot-assisted radical cystectomy’s time may be

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Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer- Integrative Chemotherapy

Platinum-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy has been shown to improve survival outcomes in muscle-invasive bladder cancer patients… Dear Cancer Coach- my dad has stage 2 bladder cancer- it’s in the

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Bladder Cancer- “No Sex Drive/no Desire for Sex at All…”

It’s killing our relationship so I’m looking for any information anyone could give me…he is seeing another dr tomorrow to talk about this…but he says he just has no sex drive/no

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Bladder Cancer and BCG- side effects and relapse?

“Overall, our results suggest that curcumin potentiates the antitumor effect of BCG through the inhibition of NF-kappaB and induction of TRAIL receptors in bladder cancer cells…”   According

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Gene Breslow, Bladder Cancer Diagnosed- Partial Cystectomy

The exam identified a mucous growing and a thickening in the wall of the bladder. A biopsy was done and the diagnosis was invasive adenocarcinoma of the bladder (bladder cancer).   Gene’s Story: In

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Bladder Cancer – Conventional with Non-Conventional

“The aim of treating Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) is avoid the loss of the bladder and to prevent recurrence and progression to muscle-invasive disease” I have two friends who

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Bladder Cancer- Reduce Risk of Relapse, Increase Overall Survival

“61% of patients with Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) will experience recurrence within the first year after initial resection, and up to 78% will experience recurrence within five years” If

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