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Bladder cancer

If you, or someone you know has bladder cancer, and you are looking for information about care or treatment, the links below will take you to reliable and evidence-based services and resources. It is important to remember that your doctor will prescribe the best treatment for you as an individual, or the person you care for.

Therefore, the treatment you receive, may be different to that described in some of the links below.

If you have any questions about your treatment, ask your treating team. They will be happy to help explain everything to you.

Diagnosis information

Cancer Council Victoria provide an overview of bladder cancer, types of bladder cancer and how it is commonly treated.

Cancer Australia provides information on statistics, risk factors, symptoms and diagnosis of bladder cancer.

Support information and services

Many people say that being diagnosed with bladder cancer can be stressful and frightening. Knowing how to access services that can support you, if you need them, is important. The links below will take you to a range of sites that provide information to support people affected by bladder cancer.

Find information and support for people affected by bladder cancer, and access to online support groups.

Access Bladder Cancer Australia to participate in a bladder cancer discussion group, many bladder cancer patients get help from these groups throughout their experience.

Access information about the Australian Government Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS)