Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer T2N0M0 (high grade): Radical Cystectomy or  Trimodality Bladder-Preserving Therapy?

Sometimes surgery is amputative and may bring tremendous changes in the quality of a patient's life.  Presentation of a patient with invasive bladder cancer who visits 2 physicians: the first one recommends Radical Cystectomy and the second one a more conservative therapy. 

Bladder Cancer: the path towards bladder preservation

Total Cystectomy is an amputative procedure. During the last years many protocols have investigated alternative therapies. Which are these and when are they indicated? We will learn through a case often met in our everyday clinical practice.