Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Neoplasm of the Bladder Incidence

Facts about bladder cancer:

  • Cancer of the bladder is one of the four most common cancers in men.
  • It is one of the nine most common cancers in women.
  • Every year, about 55,000 people in the US develop bladder cancer.
  • Bladder cancer is most common in people over 50 years old.

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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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