Bladder cancer is very common cancer of the urinary tract. Carcinogens present in the urine may lead to the development of bladder cancer. Transitional cell carcinoma is the most common type of bladder cancer begins in cells lining the inside of the bladder. Others are squamous cell carcinoma (cancer begins in thin cells), and adenocarcinoma (cancer begins in cells that make and release mucus and other fluids).
Bladder Cancer symptoms include - Blood in the urine (hematuria). Sometimes, blood clots can form which may cause painful muscle spasms in the bladder, pain or burning during urination without evidence of urinary tract infection, pelvic pain, frequent urination, less urination. Treatment can be given according to the stages and type of bladder cancer, and the patient's age and health.