- Urine test to detect proteins produced by TCC and urinary cancer.
- Imaging tests - an IVP test designed to detect bladder cancer, MRI, X-rays, and CT scans are used to locate any cancers within the urinary system.
- Biopsy of suspected area within the urinary system and screen this sample for TCC and other forms of cancers.
- Positron Emission Tomography (PET) - a scan that may detect cancer that CT and MRI tests bypass in the screening and testing process.
- Rectal and vaginal exams to screen for benign or malignant tumors and/or masses that may be located in the female reproductive organs and in the prostate for men.
Transitional Cell Carcinoma (TCC)
Screening and Tests for Transitional Cell Carcinoma (TCC)
The following screenings and tests for transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) may diagnose this type of cancer: