Bladder Cancer

Glossary of Terms

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Gemzar
Trade/brand name for chemotherapy drug gemcitabine
Genitourinary
Of or relating to organs of urination and reproduction, including the bladder, urethra, ureter, kidney, prostate and testes
Granulomatous inflammation
A mass or nodule of chronically inflammed tissue with granulation that is usually associated with an infective process. This is commonly seen in the bladder after intravesical therapy with BCG.
Hemorrhagic
A copious discharge of blood from the blood vessels