Bladder Cancer Center

Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer most commonly forms in the cells that line the inside of the bladder, the organ that stores urine. The most common forms include squamous cell carcinomas, adenocarcinomas, and transitional cell carcinomas.   Common symptoms of bladder cancer include blood in the urine, feeling an urgent need to empty your bladder or having to empty your bladder more often than you used to, and pain with urination, among others. These symptoms may also be caused by other bladder problems like infection. Cancers are caused by a defect in the genes that ...