Urethral Cancer (cont.)
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Age and a history of bladder cancer can affect the risk of developing urethral cancer.
Risk factors include the following:
Possible signs of urethral cancer include bleeding or trouble with urination.
These and other symptoms may be caused by urethral cancer. Other conditions may cause the same symptoms. Sometimes early cancer of the urethra does not cause any symptoms at all. A doctor should be consulted if any of the following problems occur:
Tests that examine the urethra and bladder are used to detect (find) and diagnose urethral cancer.
The following tests and procedures may be used:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/18/2014
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