High Long-Term Death Risk From Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer Reported – Renal and Urology News

The 20-year mortality rate among patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer is 71%, according to a study of Swedish patients. Investigators who analyzed a large population-based cohort of patients with bladder cancer that had more than 20 years of follow-up found that muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) results in a high risk of cancer-specific death, according to…