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Ureter cancer

Ureter cancer: Introduction

Cancer of the ureter. The ureter is the tube that passes urine from the kidneys to the bladder. This is a relatively rare cancer with roughly 2,500 new cases diagnosed each year in the US. It is more common in males than females and typically only affects older people. ...more »

Symptoms of Ureter cancer

Treatments for Ureter cancer

  • Surgery - nephrourteterectomy
  • Chemotherapy - for advanced disease
  • Radiotherapy - usually used for palliation
  • more treatments...»

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Ureter cancer: Deaths

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Causes of Ureter cancer

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Ureter cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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