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Endoscopies

Key Information

Largest size of tumor, gross description of tumor, presence of multiple tumors, degree of induration of bladder wall, extravesical extension

Cystoscopy:

Examination of the bladder using a fiberoptic instrument. Key words/involvement: bullous edema, lesion, tumor invasion, extrinsic mass, tumor infiltration, invasion of bladder mucosa, extension of tumor into bladder wall

Other words/no involvement:

If there is no reference to tumor or abnormality in the bladder

Go to the Endoscopies page of the Diagnostic Tests module for more information.