Greatest risk of suicide seen for male, White, and divorced or single patients
Incidence and mortality rates for major genitourinary cancers differ according to sex, race/ethnicity, and geographic region.
About 57,000 men and 18,000 women are diagnosed with bladder cancer annually
A systematic review evaluated current and investigational intravesical and systemic therapies for NMIBC after BCG failure, including chemotherapy, immunotherapy, combination therapy, hyperthermia, and novel biologic agents.
Tobacco smoking is the most important modifiable factor associated with bladder cancer risk, according to investigators.
The decision to withdraw the indication was made based on findings from the subsequent confirmatory phase 3 IMvigor130 trial.
Radiation therapy for prostate cancer is significantly associated with more than twice the risk for bladder cancer compared with radical prostatectomy, a study found.
A single-institution study revealed that 37% of patients who underwent radical cystectomy experienced at least 1 additional intervention.
Only 27% of patients undergoing radical cystectomy with ileal conduit received antibiotic prophylaxis according to AUA guidelines, a study found.
Trimodal therapy for bladder cancer results in a slight decline in eGFR in the first year but stabilizes thereafter for up to 10 years, a study found.