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How fast can squamous cell cancer of the bladder grow?

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Dr. Aasim Sehbai
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Squamous bladder ca

It is a rare tumor about 5 % of all bladder tumors, majority are transitional cell type (tcc).
It is associated with stones, diverticula in bladder and schistosomiasis a bladder infection seen in middle east and egypt. Primary treatment modality is surgery and sometimes radiation. Usually it is advanced stage or locally advanced when initially diagnosed. Growth rate is variable usually fast.

In brief: Squamous bladder ca

It is a rare tumor about 5 % of all bladder tumors, majority are transitional cell type (tcc).
It is associated with stones, diverticula in bladder and schistosomiasis a bladder infection seen in middle east and egypt. Primary treatment modality is surgery and sometimes radiation. Usually it is advanced stage or locally advanced when initially diagnosed. Growth rate is variable usually fast.
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