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Treatment

Palliative Care

Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illness. This type of care focuses on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. Palliative care also treats emotional, social, practical, and spiritual problems that illnesses can bring up. The goal is to improve the quality

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Bladder Cancer Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is a cytotoxic drug. Cytotoxic refers to a substance or process which results in cell damage or cell death. Chemotherapy refers to drugs used to treat cancer systemically. These drugs are administered by injection directly into the patient’s veins. Chemotherapy circulates through the bloodstream to attack cancer cells anywhere

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Intravesical Therapy

Banner Image: Dr. Neal Shore, a member of BCAN’s Scientific Advisory Board, speaks with a patient. Certain types of bladder tumors are hard to remove using surgical procedures like a TURBT, particularly flat tumors (carcinoma in situ). In addition, some tumors may be likely to recur after initial resection. In these cases,

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Walk with BCAN, Talk with BCAN

Please join us for two exciting virtual events
in October 2020

Fall Virtual Walk to End Bladder Cancer
October 3, 2020 at 11:00 am ET

Virtual Summit for Patients and Families
October 10, 2020 at 1:00 pm ET