Here you will find information to help you understand the bladder cancer treatment options available.

Treatment of bladder cancer will depend on the type, stage and grade of cancer you have. Your bladder cancer treatment plan will depend on the type, stage and grade of cancer you have. These should be discussed in detail with all the relevant medical professionals and people closest to you. There are a range of potential treatments and types of bladder cancer surgery, so you need to consider each carefully before making a decision.

Videos

Short video clips from patients/carers and medical professionals explaining what to expect

Information

Further information to help you understand bladder cancer treatment options in more depth

There are many options. Don’t feel overwhelmed. We’ve provided you with a detailed easy-to-understand guide to the various treatments, what they entail, why they may have been recommended for you and what their outcomes may be.

Finding out about clinical trials can be extremely complicated & confusing. We’ve provided information to help explain all about clinical trials and given you the most user-friendly method to search for clinical trials.

You are about to start, or are currently having BCG treatment. We’ve provided you with a list of questions patients frequently ask, to help you understand what you may experience during your treatment.

You are not alone. See what other patients have to say about their personal experience with BCG treatment.

Bladder cancer treatment may include the removal of your bladder. A common urinary diversion is via an opening in the skin called a stoma. Here are some stoma frequently asked questions many patients ask about life with a stoma.

Questions

Questions to help you have informed discussions with your medical professionals

Download these questions to take to your Surgeon when discussing cancer surgery options following your diagnosis.

Download these questions to take to your Oncologist for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.

Download these questions to take to your Oncologist for muscle invasive bladder cancer.

Download these question to take to your Radiation Oncologist when discussing radiation therapy following your diagnosis.

Download these questions to take to your Oncologist when discussing clinical trials.

Download these questions to take to your Oncologist when discussing advanced cancer or palliative care.

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