Optimal management of muscle-invasive bladder cancer – A review

Kristen R. Scarpato, Alicia K. Morgans, Kelvin A. Moses*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Muscle-invasive bladder cancer is a complex disease requiring aggressive management. Patients are often older with comorbid conditions that impact treatment options. This review describes the available therapies for invasive urothelial carcinoma, including chemotherapy, radical extirpative surgery, and bladder-preserving strategies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-151
Number of pages9
JournalResearch and Reports in Urology
StatePublished - Sep 4 2015


  • Bladder cancer
  • Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
  • Radical cystectomy
  • Urothelial carcinoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology


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