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Bladder cancer is the fourth-most-common cancer in men and one of the most expensive cancers to treat from diagnosis to death.
BETHESDA, Md., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) today announced the launch of the Hope After Recurrence(TM) campaign -- an educational awareness program designed to provide support, information and hope to survivors with recurring non-muscle invasive bladder cancer and their loved ones.
Much of the risk of developing incontinence before middle age is determined by our genes.
TOKYO, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Astellas Pharma Inc.(TSE:4503,"Astellas") ( http://www.astellas.com/en/corporate/) today announced the results of two pivotal phase III clinical trials for mirabegron, the first of a new class of compounds under development for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB), show mirabegron significantly improves key OAB symptoms - urinary incontinence and frequency of micturition[1,2]. These data were presented for the first time this week at the...
EAST NORRITON, Pa., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TNGN), a leader in regenerative medicine, today announced it will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Friday, March 25, 2011 at 8:30 a.m.
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Michelle Persun, MD, has joined Urologic Consultants of Southeastern Pennsylvania. She has a special interest in treating incontinence in women and men and in treating female urologic problems.
A blood test may be able to accurately detect markers of bladder cancer.
EAST NORRITON, Pa., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TNGN), a leader in regenerative medicine, today announced that it has been engaged in negotiations with a publicly traded company relating to the acquisition of Tengion through a stock-for-stock merger.
EAST NORRITON, Pa., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengion, Inc.
The urinary bladder is a hollow organ that holds the urine, a fluid by-product excreted from the kidneys. Once enough urine is collected within the bladder, pressure initiates the process of urination which expels the urine from the system completely. Formation and Orientation Bladders are a common organ in the Animal Kingdom but are unique in characteristics to each species. Within the human species, there are some differences between female and male bladders. The first difference is...
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