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Urinary Diversion

Life after Bladder Removal – Selecting your best urinary diversion Presented by Alexander Kutikov from Fox Chase Cancer Center Year: 2017 Part I: Anatomy Video |  Text Transcript Part II: Ileal Conduit Video  |  Text Transcript Part III: Neobladder Video  |  Text Transcript Part IV: Indiana Pouch and Question & Answer Session Video  |  Text Transcript

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Sexuality and Intimacy

Questions & Answers about Sexuality and Intimacy after Bladder Cancer  Presented by Dr. Trinity Bivalacqua from Johns Hopkins University Year: 2017 Part I: Male Sexual Dysfunction Video |  Text Transcript Part II: Female Sexual Dysfunction Video  |  Text Transcript Part III: Causes and Treatments of Sexual Dysfunction Video  |  Text Transcript Part IV: Question &

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Women and Bladder Cancer

Women and Bladder Cancer | A Woman-to-Woman Talk  Presented by Dr. Armine Smith from Johns Hopkins University Year: 2017 Part I: Bladder Cancer & the Immune System Video |  Text Transcript Part II: Clinical Trials in Metastatic Bladder Cancer with Prior Treatment Video  |  Text Transcript Part III: Clinical Trials in Metastatic

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Immunotherapy

Questions & Answers about Immunotherapy and Bladder Cancer  Presented by Dr. Jonathan Rosenberg from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Year: 2017 Part I: Bladder Cancer & the Immune System Video  |  Text Transcript Part II: Clinical Trials in Metastatic Bladder Cancer with Prior Treatment Video |  Text Transcript Part III: Clinical Trials in

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Non Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

Non Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) | Experts Discuss Treatment Options   Presented by Dr. Trinity Bivalacqua from Johns Hopkins University Medical Center and Dr. Arlene Siefer-Radtke from MD Anderson Cancer Center Year: 2017 Part I: A Breakdown of NMIBC Video  |  Text Transcript Part II: The Future Treatment of NMIBC Video

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External Resources

Information about bladder cancer, its symptoms and treatment options: American Cancer Society http://www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/CRI_2x.asp?sitearea=LRN&dt=44 American Society for Clinical Oncology http://www.cancer.net/patient/Cancer+Types/Bladder+Cancer Bladder Cancer Patient Resource Guide http://www.patientresource.com/Bladder_Cancer_Overview.aspx Urology Care Foundation (The Official Foundation of the American Urological Association) http://www.urologyhealth.org/ National Cancer Institute http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/bladder National Comprehensive Cancer Network http://www.nccn.com/ H.E.A.L Well Nutrition Guide

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Patient Insight Webinars

BCAN is proud to offer patient insight webinars, which bring together medical professionals, researchers, bladder cancer patients, caregivers and loved ones. Please check here for information about upcoming webinars and to view past webinars. If you have any questions please contact us at webinars@bcan.org. 2017 Questions & Answers about Immunotherapy

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Glossary of Terms

Here are some commonly used terms associated with bladder cancer: A Abdomen: The part of the body that contains the pancreas, stomach, intestines, liver, gallbladder, and other organs. Adenocarcinoma: Cancer that begins in cells that line certain internal organs and that have gland-like (secretory) properties. Adjuvant: Additional cancer treatment given after

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Get the Facts

BCAN is pleased to provide these plain language tips from patients about what to expect before, during and after common bladder cancer procedures. “Get the Facts” were developed with guidance by the Survivorship Working Group. Bladder Cancer Diagnosis: Get the Facts | Cystoscopy (PDF) Bladder Cancer Treatments: Get the Facts | TURBT (PDF)

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Conversations: Let’s Talk About Bladder Cancer

Sexuality after Bladder Cancer Featuring: Dr. Trinity Bivalacqua, Urologic Oncologist, from Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions  and Dr. Daniela Wittmann, Certified Sex Therapist, from University of Michigan Video | Text Transcript This video was supported by generous grants from AstraZeneca, Bristol-Meyers Squibb and Merck. Biomarkers Featuring: Dr. Piyush Agarwal, Urologic Oncologist, from National

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