Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Editorial Volume 7 Issue 11

Urinary Biomarkers for Urological Cancer

MB Hiremath*

P. G. Department of Studies in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Karnatak University, Karnataka, India

*Corresponding Author: MB Hiremath, P. G. Department of Studies in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Karnatak University, Karnataka, India.

Received: September 22, 2023; Published: October 01, 2023

Urinary biomarkers are substances that can be measured in the urine to help diagnose, monitor, or predict the course of urological cancers, such as bladder cancer. Urinary biomarkers can be useful for detecting cancer early, assessing the risk of recurrence or progression, and evaluating the response to treatment. Urinary biomarkers can also reduce the need for invasive procedures, such as cystoscopy or biopsy, which can cause discomfort and complications for patients [1].

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Citation

Citation: MB Hiremath. “Urinary Biomarkers for Urological Cancer”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 7.11 (2023): 01-02.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2023 MB Hiremath. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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