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Is there any connection between bedwetting and bladder cancer?

Is there any connection between bedwetting and bladder cancer?

No: There is no association between bedwetting and bladder cancer. Bedwetting can occur in all age groups due to storage issues with the bladder or abnormal bladder function. Bladder cancer may occur sporadically or be related to toxins and carcinogens that promote cellular damage and eventual cancer from the cells that line the bladder. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Scoliosis and bladder control, is there any connection between them?

Scoliosis and bladder control, is there any connection between them?

Both are asso--: Ciated with the spine. Scoliosis is a deformed shape with a curvature while bladder control is from damage to the nerves going to the bladder, resulting in bladder control loss. The 2 might be conceivably connected if in a serious accident, your lower l spine is injured with bones fractured ; displaced, resulting in an acute scoliosis + bladder control loss. Check with a spine surgeon. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there any connection between bicycle riding and prostate cancer?

Is there any connection between bicycle riding and prostate cancer?

No... : On the contrary, lack of exercise may be a risk factor. Other risk factors include your age, race, genetics, and family history. Prostate cancer is most common in men older than 60, african-americans have a greater risk, and greater if a sibling was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Bicycle riding by itself has no increased risk and may actually be preventative. ...Read more

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Is there any connection between the eating disorders and emdometriosis?

Is there any connection between the eating disorders and emdometriosis?

No: It's certainly possible for someone with an eating disorder to have endometriosis, and vice versa, but the 2 conditions are not linked. ...Read more

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Is there any link between colon or intestine problems and prostatitis in young men?

Is there any link between colon or intestine problems and prostatitis in young men?

Maybe: Some cases of prostatitis may be due to an inflammatory, non-bacterial process resulting in chronic pain. These symptoms may also be seen in individuals with inflammatory bowel disease, peri-rectal disease or proctitis. ...Read more

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Is there a connection between excessive vertigo and cancer?

Is there a connection between excessive vertigo and cancer?

Can be : If the cancer metastasizes to brain, or if infiltrates brain coverings (carcinomatous meningitis), vertigo can be a symptom. But also, cancer medicines have adverse effects, and may provoke dizziness and vertigo. Lastly, there are what we term paraneoplastic syndromes which cause vertigo indirectly via antibodies, such as ovarian or lung cancers. ...Read more

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Is there a connection between metastatic colon cancer and difficulty walking?

Is there a connection between metastatic colon cancer and difficulty walking?

Can be serious: Metastatic colon cancer often involves the bones, including the vertebrae that protect the spinal cord and provide support to your body. If you are having difficulty walking, the worst case scenario is having a metastatic lesion involve a vertebral body, and possibly causing nerve damage by compressing the spinal cord. As this can be very serious, you should consult your oncologist immediately. ...Read more

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Is there a connection between colon cancer and prostate cancer?

Is there a connection between colon cancer and prostate cancer?

None: Colon cancer grows within the lumen of the bowel until a population of invasive cells spread to serosa and then nodes. It is probably secondary to a polyoma virus. Prostate Ca which is hormonally controlled probably arises from the MMTV virus entering the Wnt-1 gene to induce transformation. This same virus effects breast Ca and men married to women with Br Ca get more prostate Ca. ...Read more

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Is there any connection between e.Coli and o157:h7?

Is there any connection between e.Coli and o157:h7?

Yes: Serotype o157:h7 is one of a great number of serotypes of e. Coli. O is the somatic antigen and h is the flagella antigen. This serotype is one of the enterohemorrhagic pathotypes that can cause bloody diarrhea, hemolytic anemia and kidney failure. ...Read more

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Is there a connection between stomach cancer and colorectal cancer?

Is there a connection between stomach cancer and colorectal cancer?

No?: In practical terms there is not. Gastric or "stomach cancer" is more common in japan, iceland, chile and costa rica were "volcanic" soil is common and diet is rich in fruit and vegetables. Colon cancer is common in societies ( like usa) were diet is poor in fiber & diet relies on more refined foods (from canned or processed food). I guess one can metastasize into the other. Exceptions do exist. ...Read more

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Has there been any suggested correlation between mesh bladder slings and development of autoimmune disease?

Has there been any suggested correlation between mesh bladder slings and development of autoimmune disease?

No: Mesh bladder slings have not been associated with autoimmune disease to the best of my knowledge. In fact, mesh bladder slings have helped more women than they have harmed despite the flood of commercials from greedy lawyers looking to sue the manufacturer. Certainly there can be complications, but there are far more successes. ...Read more

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Is there any connection between stomach disorders and weight?

Is there any connection between stomach disorders and weight?

Absolutely: Remember - everything that happens in your body starts with the food you eat, digest, and absorb. This provides the basic building blocks for everything in your body. If yo don't digest well (lack of acid or digestive enzymes), or you don't absorb well, or have a metabolic disorder underlying utilization of nutrients or detoxification, then your body starts to suffer. This can cause weight issues. ...Read more

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Is there any connection between hives and leukemia?

Is there any connection between hives and leukemia?

May be!: We see patients with hives very often. Sometimes we can identify an allergen that could be responsible. Very often no agent responsible for the rash could be identified. Conditions related to abnormal nature of our cells such as autoimmune cells or cancer cells can possibly be associated with hives. ...Read more

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Is there any correlation between chronic coughing and esophageal strictures?

Is there any correlation between chronic coughing and esophageal strictures?

Yes: Gastrointestinal /esophageal conditions such as esophageal strictures and esophagitis/gastritis stimulate the vagus nerve and parasympathetic system. This stimulation can cause bronchospasm and bronchial secretions which leads to cough. Best to treat esophageal /gastric conditions in addition to treating and diagnosing other respiratory causes of the cough. ...Read more

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Is there any relation between azoospermia and seminoma cancer?

Is there any relation between azoospermia and seminoma cancer?

Low sperm counts: Are common in men with testis cancer, seminoma and non-seminoma. Reason is not clear. Some believe there is a developmental issue, undescended testis also at higher risk, others blame anesthetics. Truth be known, we do not know. ...Read more

Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


Dr. Terence Chapman
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Bladder Cancer (Definition)

The bladder is the organ which holds urine. As any other organ, it can develop cancer. There are two types: superficial bladder cancer and muscle invasive bladder cancer. The differences are important as they ...Read more