Bladder cancer is when abnormal malignant growths occur in the bladder, where urine is held and released. Non-invasive bladder cancer is when the cancer has not spread beyond the lining of the bladder. Muscle invasive bladder cancer is when the cancer has spread beyond the lining of the bladder, into the muscles surrounding the bladder.
Factors that increase the risk of developing bladder cancer can include:
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