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:||July 29, 2013|
|Date Added:||November 21, 2013|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow