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Sir it was muscle free of tumor of urinary bladder doctor said there's need for bcg vaccines its T1 can u tl is chemotherapy needed? N wt abt procedr

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I am 67 years old person having an enlarged prostate problem. Recent sonography report is as follows: " urinary bladder is well distended. It show?

Need surgery... At this time, your condition is well beyond what drugs can do and surgery to release prostate obstruction is the choice. Today, laser prostate procedure (pvp) is a very safe effective procedure with minimal risk under experienced hands. Of note, i'm sure that you have noted your progressive slowing urine flow has slowly developed over the past 10-20 yrs. So, see and ask doc, but listen to him/her. Read more...

If a bladder tumor has started disintegrating what are the chances it has spread?

Puzzling ? How does one determine "disintegration"? Bladder tumors can be superficial, confined to bladder transitional epithelium, and only a biopsy by way of cystospy can discern if it invades the muscle. Once invading muscle, the chance of spread to nodes and else where rises. This is why the option includes removing the bladder (cystectomy) at this stage, and chemotherapy is commonly used before and or. Read more...

How bad is a gall bladder tumor?

Very bad. Carcinoma of gall bladder has poor prognosis over all survival of less than a year, if it is not detected in the early stage. Read more...

If I've had bladder issues for over 2 1/2 yrs and am now having a bladder tumor, what are the chances of metasizing cuz I have a brain lesion also?

A little confusing. So, you didn't say WHAT the brain lesion was...if it's a mass such as tumor...and IF that mass has the same structural characteristics as the tumor in the bladder then, that's an example of a metastatic lesion. If the brain lesion is not a tumor and something unrelated then, the chance of metastasizing the bladder tumor really depends on its type as to how aggressive it might be. All the best. Read more...

Much pain with bladder tumor?

Probably not. Hematuria, or blood in the urine is the classic presenting sign. This is usually painless. It might cause pain if the tumor invades the pelvis and metastasizes to other areas of the body. Read more...

What is anaplastic bladder tumor.?

Small cell type. This is a rare form of bladder cancer which tends to spread to other parts of the body. This is composed of small/oat cells, and has a poor prognosis. Read more...