By Olivia Krehbiel
Definition of Bladder Cancer
What part of the body does it generally affect? Bladder Cancer generally affects the bladder, but can spread to the lymph nodes, other organs in the pelvis, liver and lungs.
Description of the Symptoms
Possible Causes of Bladder Cancer
Can it be inherited? No
How is Bladder Cancer Treated?
How Bladder Cancer is Diagnosed
What are scans done with? Pelvic MRI's are usually the only scan done. A Pelvic MRI is an imaging test that uses a machine that creates pictures from powerful magnets and radio waves.
How Many and what Type of People are Likely to Have Bladder Cancer?
How common is it? Men have about a 1 in 26 chance of getting it and women have about a 1 in 90 chance of getting it