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What is kidney cancer? | American Cancer Society

... Urine leaves the kidneys through long slender tubes called ureters, which
connect to the bladder. The place where the ureter meets the kidney is ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-what-is-kidney-cancer

Cancer Glossary

... body in the form of urine. It includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and
urethra. See also bladder, kidney, ureter, urethra. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=u

Urostomy: A Guide

... The urinary tract is made up of 2 kidneys, 2 ureters, the bladder, and the urethra. ...
It flows through the ureters to the bladder for storage. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002931-pdf.pdf

What is bladder cancer?

... The average adult bladder holds about 2 cups of urine. Urine is made by the
kidneys and is then carried to the bladder through tubes called ureters. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-what-is-bladder-cancer

What is kidney cancer? | American Cancer Society

... urine goes before it enters the ureter). This lining is made up of cells called
transitional cells that look like the cells that line the ureters and bladder. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/overviewguide/kidney-cancer--adult--renal-cell-carcinoma-overview-what-is-kidney-cancer

Surgery for bladder cancer

... preferences. Incontinent diversion: One option may be to remove a short
piece of your intestine and connect it to the ureters. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-treating-surgery

The normal urinary system

... Ureters: The 2 ureters are 10- to 12-inch long tubes from the kidneys to the
bladder. They carry away urine as it is made by kidneys. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/ostomies/urostomyguide/urostomy-urinary-system

How is bladder cancer diagnosed?

... urethra and up into the bladder or into a ureter. Then a dye is injected through
the catheter to make the lining of the bladder, ureters, and kidneys ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-diagnosis

How is cervical cancer staged?

... of the pelvis. The cancer may be blocking the ureters (tubes that carry
urine from the kidneys to the bladder). T3a: The cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cervicalcancer/detailedguide/cervical-cancer-staged

Kidney Cancer (Adult) - Renal Cell Carcinoma

... Urine leaves the kidneys through long slender tubes called ureters, which
connect to the bladder. The place where the ureter meets the kidney is ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003107-pdf.pdf