Signs and Symptoms
Common symptoms of bladder cancer include:
- Blood in the urine, making the urine slightly rusty to deep red
- Pain during urination
- Frequent urination, or feeling the need to urinate without result
These symptoms are not sure signs of bladder cancer. Infections, benign tumors, bladder stones or other problems also can cause these symptoms.
UCSF Health medical specialists have reviewed this information. It is for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace the advice of your doctor or other health care provider. We encourage you to discuss any questions or concerns you may have with your provider.