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Low grade tumour removed from bladder. Report showing abnormal cells in urine. Should I be concerned?

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Posted on Mon, 25 Nov 2013 in Liver and Gall Bladder
Question: 2 years ago i had a low grDE tumor removed from my bladder NOW AFTER this time i have abnormal cells in my urine.my doctor ordered a cat scan with or withiout dye whats up/ thanks
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Brief Answer: Tumor Recurrence Detailed Answer: Hi, Thanks for your query. Based on the urine report it can be considered that the tumor has regrown from the left overs from the past lesion. A CAT scan would be very much necessary to rule out the recurrence and also to find out the exact cause of the abnormal cells in the urine. It is very common to encounter recurrences in the Bladder cancers. Hope, I answered your query. Please let me know if you have any doubts. Regards,
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