Animated Videos About Bladder Cancer

What is bladder cancer?

As the video below demonstrates, cancer that forms in tissues of the bladder (the organ that stores urine), is bladder cancer.

What is a biopsy?

A biopsy is the removal of cells or tissues for examination under a microscope.

What is a cystectomy?

A cystectomy is surgery to remove all or part of the bladder.

What is a cystoscopy?

A cystoscopy is the examination of the bladder and urethra using a thin, lighted instrument (called a cystoscope) inserted into the urethra.

What is hematuria?

Hematuria is blood in the urine.

What is a (TURBT)?

A TURBT is A transurethral resection of a bladder tumor.

Please visit our Glossary of Bladder Cancer Terms to learn more.