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Bladder Cancer (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Gary David Steinberg, MD, Director of Urologic Oncology and Vice Chief, Section of Urology, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago School of Medicine

Author: Mark H. Katz, MD, Fellow in Urologic Oncology and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago School of Medicine

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

REFERENCE:

What You Need to Know About Bladder Cancer." National Cancer Institute. 30 Aug. 2010.

Medically reviewed by: Jay B. Zatzkin, MD, American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Medical Oncology


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/12/2013
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