A Case Control Study Reveals that Polyomaviruria Is Significantly Associated with Interstitial Cystitis and Vesical Ulceration

@inproceedings{Winter2015ACC,
  title={A Case Control Study Reveals that Polyomaviruria Is Significantly Associated with Interstitial Cystitis and Vesical Ulceration},
  author={Benjamin J. Winter and Helen E. O'Connell and Scott Bowden and Marcus P Carey and Damon P. Eisen and Robert Hurst},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate whether polyomaviruses contribute to interstitial cystitis pathogenesis. SUBJECTS AND METHODS A prospective study was performed with 50 interstitial cystitis cases compared with 50 age-matched, disease-free controls for the frequency of polyomaviruria. Associations between polyomaviruria and disease characteristics were analysed… CONTINUE READING