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Smoking strongly associated with aggressive bladder cancer
Smoking strongly associated with aggressive bladder cancer

(February 1, 2013 - Insidermedicine)

From Miami – Smoking is linked to raised risk of developing aggressive bladder cancer, according to a report published in CANCER. Researchers reviewed bladder tumors and smoking history in over 200 patients with bladder cancer. They found that individuals who smoked more intensely were also more likely to have deadly bladder cancers than those who never smoked or smoked less. Additionally, the researchers found 9 markers common to the deadly bladder cancers—indicating that they may be able to predict which cases are more likely to be fatal.

 
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