Bladder Cancer Stage III

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Title: Bladder Cancer Stage III
Description: Stage III bladder cancer; drawing shows the bladder, ureter, prostate, and urethra. Inset shows cancer in the inner lining of the bladder, the layer of connective tissue, the muscle layers, and the layer of fat around the bladder.

Stage III bladder cancer. Cancer has spread from the bladder to the layer of fat surrounding it. It may also have spread to the prostate and/or seminal vesicles in men or the uterus and/or vagina in women.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Genitourinary
Cancer Types -- Bladder Cancer
Type: Color, Medical Illustration
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illusrator)
AV Number: CDR749310
Date Created: July 12, 2013
Date Added: February 3, 2014
Reuse Restrictions: 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