What are the symptoms of bladder cancer in older men?

Variable. Most common are blood or blood clots in the urine, urinary frequency, and pain during urination. Presence of any of these warrants a visit with a urologist.
Bleeding. Bladder cancer may manifest itself in form of blood in urine, urine retention or even pain. Though if an elderly have any of these symptoms, these are not necessarily a sign of cancer.

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Is risk of bladder cancer with microscopic bld in urine still low in 32 year old non - smoker even if dad had it? Only other symptom low low back pn.

Rare. Bladder cancer in your age group would be quite unusual but microscopic hematuria is abnormal and should be checked out by a urologist. Read more...
Yes. Your risk is low. The genetic factor is not really known to be significant with bladder cancer and your young age as a non-smoker also is in your favor. I assume that your father was a smoker or had some other chemical exposure history. Having said all that, you still should have a hematuria work up by a urologist. Read more...

What is the most effective treatment for bladder cancer in men?

Removal of cancer. Resection of tumor followed by intravesicle (in the bladder) medication is standard if care. If its in the muscle removing the bladder or chemo/radiation to try for cure. For more: www.Peedoc.Com @thepeedoc. Read more...

What are the symptoms of bladder cancer in a dude?

Blood in urine. This. Question appears in other places on the site. Usually bladder cancers increase with age, and happens to men and women (?Dudes and dolls?). Once has to discern where the blood comes from: cystoscopy and imaging re involved. Can be kidney, ureter, bladder, prostate (men only) or urethra. Treatment depends on location and stage. Read more...
Same as in women! Blood in the urine (visible or microscopic) is the most common sign of bladder cancer (technically not a symptom). Painful and/or frequent urination may also be present (true symptoms). More advanced cases may develop generalized pelvic pain or rarely other symptoms associated with metastases. Read more...

Can someone have all the symptoms of bladder cancer except for blood?

Not likely. Blood in urine is a constant and early finding. Urine may not be grossly bloody, but there would blood cells seen on microscopic examination. Read more...
Yes. It is possible to have symptoms truly attributable to bladder cancer without *seeing* blood in the urine (hematuria), though perhaps more uncommon to have such symptoms without at least microscopically detectable blood present. Early forms of bladder cancer which may cause symptoms (e.g., urgency, pain with urination, frequency) may not cause detectable bleeding but this would be uncommon. Read more...