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Bladder Cancer in Women: The Unspoken Demographic

December 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

Bladder Cancer | More common in men. More lethal in women? What should you know? Bladder cancer has long been considered a disease of older men. Though more prevalent in men, studies have shown that women of any age and race, are more likely to present with more advanced tumors and have a worse prognosis than men, at almost every stage of the disease. In this webinar, medical oncologist Dr. Jean Hoffman-Censits of John’s Hopkins Medical and urologist Dr. Sima Porten of the University of California San Francisco, discuss:
  • Differences in the signs, symptoms and diagnosis of bladder cancer in women
  • Unique nuances for treating women with bladder cancer
  • The impact of common bladder cancer treatments on women’s quality of life
  • The need for more research into age and gender differences in bladder cancer

Details

Date:
December 17, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3470478011614014733

Organizer

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network