Incidence and Mortality
Bladder cancer is the fourth most commonly diagnosed malignancy in men in the United States. It is estimated that 69,250 new cases of bladder cancer are expected to occur in the United States in 2011.
Bladder cancer is diagnosed almost twice as often in whites as in blacks of either sex. The incidence of bladdercancer among other ethnic and racial groups in the United States falls between that of blacks and whites. The incidence of bladder cancer increases...
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Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
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John Hughes, MD - Psychiatry
July 6, 2011
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July 06, 2011
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