The bladder is an organ that stores urine. Bladder cancer is the tenth most common cancer worldwide. According to Globocan 2020 estimates, there were approximately 573,000 new diagnoses globally. Bladder cancer is more prevalent in men, where 441,000 men were diagnosed with bladder cancer vs. 132,000 women. Bladder cancer incidence rates vary globally, and Hungary and Germany had the highest rates in the world, with the United States ranking #25.1
A few risk factors for bladder cancer include:2
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