Cystectomy May Not Always Be The Best Treatment for Bladder Cancer ›
June 29, 2015
BEVERLY HILLS, Fla. – A bladder cancer diagnosis most often results in the removal of the patient’s bladder. It is an arduous surgery with a serious risk of infection and major lifestyle impacts. Emily Kelley was 84 when her cancer was discovered. She already had scheduled surgery to have her bladder removed, called a cystectomy, when she met Jayanth G. Rao, M.D., Board-Certified Radiation Oncologist with 21st Century Oncology.