The following educational materials have been developed based on the general experiences of many bladder cancer patients.
Your particular experience may be different, so always refer to your doctor or health care team with any personal concerns.
If you have any questions about what bladder cancer treatment services are covered by your health insurance, please contact your health care provider or health insurance provider.
According to the American Cancer Society, in 2011, approximately 70,000 people in the United States will be diagnosed with bladder cancer, and approximately 25% of them will eventually need to have their bladders removed to control the cancer. Learn About Radical Cystectomy >
Patient Resource: Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, http://www.bcan.org