TITLE

health smarts. Bladder Cancer and SCI

AUTHOR(S)
WAHLGREN, KATHY
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
PN;Jun2011, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on bladder cancer and spinal-cord injury (CSI), including the risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment. It says that Tumor, Nodes, Metastasis (TNM) staging system is the most common method used to classify cancer into categories including stage 0, I, and II. It says that survivors of SCI are more susceptible and in greater risk of developing bladder cancer, of which symptoms are similar to those of a urinary tract infection (UTI).
ACCESSION #
60511710

 

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