stage 0 bladder carcinoma in situ

Pronunciation: (... BLA-der KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too)

Abnormal cells are found in tissue lining the inside of the bladder. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue. Stage 0 is divided into stage 0a (papillary carcinoma) and stage 0is (carcinoma in situ), depending on the type of tumor. Stage 0a may look like tiny mushrooms growing from the lining of the bladder. Stage 0is is a flat tumor on the tissue lining the inside of the bladder.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Stage 0 bladder cancer. Abnormal cells are found in the tissue lining the inside of the bladder. Stage 0a may look like tiny mushrooms growing from the lining of the bladder. Stage 0is is a flat tumor on the tissue lining the inside of the bladder.Cáncer de vejiga en estado 0. En el revestimiento interno de la vejiga se encuentran las células anormales. En el estadio 0a las células tienen el aspecto de hongos diminutos que crecen en el revestimiento de la vejiga. El estadio 0is es un tumor plano en el tejido que reviste el interior de la vejiga.2004-01-23 Date last modified: 2013-09-25Bladder Cancer TreatmentCáncer de vejiga: Tratamiento