Bladder Cancer Stage 0
|Title:||Bladder Cancer Stage 0|
Stage 0 bladder cancer; drawing shows the bladder, ureter, prostate, and urethra. First inset shows stage 0a (also called noninvasive papillary carcinoma) on the inner lining of the bladder. Second inset shows stage 0is (also called carcinoma in situ) on the inner lining of the bladder. Also shown are the layers of connective tissue and muscle tissue of the bladder and the layer of fat around the bladder.
Stage 0 bladder cancer. Abnormal cells are found in the tissue lining the inside of the bladder. Stage 0a (also called noninvasive papillary carcinoma) may look like long, thin growths growing from the lining of the bladder. Stage 0is (also called carcinoma in situ) is a flat tumor on the tissue lining the inside of the bladder.
Anatomy -- Genitourinary
Cancer Types -- Bladder Cancer
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||March 26, 2018|
|Date Added:||November 21, 2013|
Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.
Rights holder: Terese Winslow