Impaired Risk Review: Cancer of the Bladder
Bladder cancer is now one of the 10 most common cancers in the United States and the second most common urological cancer. Men are four times as likely as women to develop it, but women more frequently have advanced disease at the time of diagnosis. The mean age of development is about age 65 and can range from benign easily treated lesions to invasive cancer.
Occupational Risk of Bladder Cancer on the Rise
Despite efforts by lawmakers and manufacturers to protect workers and provide safe working environments, the risk of bladder cancer is still rising in certain industries, according to a review published online Oct. 8 in JAMA Oncology.