Epidemiology and prevention of bladder cancer

Eva Negri, Carlo La Vecchia

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In most populations, the occurrence of bladder cancer is 3-4 times more frequent in men than in women.1 This reflects the more frequent exposure of men to tobacco-smoking and to occupations that imply contact with some chemicals, like aromatic amines, which are the two major recognized risk factors for bladder cancer.2-5

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInvasive Bladder Cancer
PublisherSpringer London
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)1846283760, 9781846283765
Publication statusPublished - 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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