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What can cause bladder cancer beside smoking?

Several. Chlorinated water, arsenic, aristolochic acid found in chinese herbs, chronic bladder infections, human papilloma virus, radiation, chemotherapy, such as cyclophosphamide, air pollution, artificial sweeteners cause bladder cancer in rats. Hereditary factors, infections, such as schistosoma haematobium, a parasite found in egypt can cause bladder cancer. Hope this helps. Read more...

What other illnesses can be caused by bladder cancer. Asap please?

What symptoms? Bladder cancer usually presents with symptoms localized to the bladder, such as bleeding, urgency/frequency, and pain. If you are experiencing other symptoms please consult your urologist asap. Read more...
Bladder cancer. Uncertain of your question. Bladder cancer does not cause other diseases? Read more...

How does smoking cause bladder cancer?

Carcinogens. A large number of the chemicals in tobacco smoke are carcinogenic. Many of these compounds are excreted into the urine that sits in the bladder and affects the lining of the urinary bladder. Tobacco carcinogens reach the bladder through blood stream as well. Read more...
Carcinogens. Just like lung cancer and smoking, there is association between bladder cancer and smoking. The carcinogens taken up by the body are excreted into the urine which was held in the bladder and all those chemicals can then act on the lining of the bladder to cause cancer. Read more...