Bladder cancer symptoms

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Bladder cancers symptoms like those of any other organ can present in four main ways:

[1] Features of local disease.

[2] Features of spread to surrounding or distant areas of the body.

[3] General body problem, eg. weight loss or pain.

[4] Screened or picked up by chance.

Specifically regarding bladder cancer symptoms the most common within these categories include:-

Local bladder cancer symptoms:

Symptoms of spread:

General symptoms:

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