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Tag Archives for " Bladder Cancer "

Frankincense Oil- Bladder Cancer Cells

Comprehensive gene expression analysis confirmed that frankincense oil activates genes that are responsible for cell cycle arrest, cell growth suppression, and apoptosis in bladder cancer cells If you

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Bladder Cancer- 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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Bladder Cancer- Observation?

“Bladder cancer has the highest lifetime treatment cost of all cancers, with substantial economic burden throughout the entire disease course…with the focus on limiting overuse of surveillance

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Bladder Cancer- Oncologist or Urologist?

Hi David- On January 22nd I had tumors removed and chemo inserted in my bladder. Pathology stage 1.  March 1st I’m scheduled for another surgery to scrape again, look for growth or return and insert

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Newly Diagnosed Bladder Cancer

“We found that curcumin potentiated BCG-induced apoptosis of human bladder cancer cells. From: Shirley  Subject: bladder cancer Hi David, It’s my boyfriend that has was just diagnosed with

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My Bladder Cancer Diagnosis and Surgery- A Life Changing Success

In general I feel better than I ever expected to feel after having major Bladder Cancer surgery just a few short weeks ago. My Bladder Cancer- Diagnosis, Surgery and Recovery- as told by Tom Johnson- Bladder

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Green Tea (EGCG Catechins) Causes Apoptotis (kills) Bladder Cancer

“Compared to control-treated cells, treatment with catechin agents significantly suppressed cell growth in a dose-dependent fashion…”Translation, green tea kills bladder cancer… According

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Hydrogen Peroxide as Bladder Cancer Therapy

“The clinical effects of BCG on bladder cancer might be mediated by the production of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), according to new research published online in The Journal of Urology…” Hi David- What

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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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