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What can happen once bladder cancer starts to spread?

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Once bladder cancer starts to spread, you may notice that:

Again, see your doctor if any of these things happen to you. They more likely also signal that you have something other than bladder cancer.

  • You can’t urinate, even when you feel like you have to.
  • Your lower back hurts.
  • You’re losing weight without trying.
  • You’re not as hungry as usual.
  • You have swollen feet.
  • Your bones hurt.
  • You often feel extremely tired or weak.

From: What Are the Symptoms of Bladder Cancer? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: “Signs and Symptoms of Bladder Cancer.” 

American Society of Clinical Oncology: “Bladder Cancer: Symptoms and Signs.”

Reviewed by Louise Chang on November 18, 2018

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: “Signs and Symptoms of Bladder Cancer.” 

American Society of Clinical Oncology: “Bladder Cancer: Symptoms and Signs.”

Reviewed by Louise Chang on November 18, 2018

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