Know about Bladder Cancer The bladder is a hollow, muscular, balloon-like organ that collects and stores urine. #Cancer that forms in tissues of the bladder. Most bladder cancers are transitional cell carcinomas (cancer that begins in cells that normally make up the inner lining of the #bladder). For more detail, visit our website link : http://www.dhrc.in/ #bladdercancer #cancertreatment Dharamshila Hospital and Research Centre
All the crazy facts about bladder cancer Lining the urinary bladder are cells called transitional cells that protect the body from the urine inside the bladder even as the bladder stretches to accommodate larger volumes of urine. Transitional Cell Carcinoma (TCC) is a malignant tumour that develops from the transitional cell lining of the bladder. Bladder cancer is not as common as other forms of cancer in dogs but more than half of all bladder tumours that develop are TCCs.
2nd most common GU cancer, M>W, mean age 65yo, RF: cigarette smoking (60%), industrial dyes or solvents (15%), arsenic exposure, chronic cystitis, schistosomiasis, radiation, and cyclophosphamide use. Transitional cell carcinoma most common type. Gross, painless hematuria. Dx: cystourethrosopy, urine cytology, and CT with urography or IVP with renal ultrasound. Tx: resection of visible tumor for superficial cancer/radical cystectomy and chemotherapy.
The bladder is part of your urinary system. An important job of the urinary system is to filter waste products from your blood and then, once produced, transport the waste products or urine out of your body. The diagram below shows the organs of the urinary system. Most of the urinary tract is lined with a special layer of cells called transitional cells.
New York, NY - The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the leading advocate for canine health, is making available a groundbreaking new health test for canine bladder cancer detection, the CADETSM BRAF Mutation Detection Assay, in The AKC® Shop. Created by Sentinel Biomedical, the CADETSM BRAF Mutation Detection Assay is an early detection system for canine bladder cancer (also known as transitional cell carcinoma/urothelial carcinoma, or TCC/UC). This simple free-catch urine analysis sys...