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Emphysematous cystitis is an uncommon condition in which pockets of gas are formed in and around the bladder wall by gas-forming organisms. Persons with diabetes, neurogenic bladder and chronic urinary infection are predisposed to the disease. Severity of illness ranges from an asymptomatic condition to life-threatening cystitis. We present 2 cases of(More)
Between 1982 and 1990, 10 men with posterior urethral obliterations associated with pelvic fracture were managed with delayed above and below endoscopic reconstruction. After a mean of 43 months (range 7 to 108) of followup, all 10 men void with a peak flow rate of 12 ml. per second or greater and/or have a urethral caliber of 20F or greater. Concomitant(More)