Clinical manifestations and functional outcomes in children with eosinophilic cystitis.

@article{Thompson2005ClinicalMA,
  title={Clinical manifestations and functional outcomes in children with eosinophilic cystitis.},
  author={Robert Thompson and Demetrius L Dicks and Stephen A. Kramer},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2005},
  volume={174 6},
  pages={2347-9}
}
PURPOSE Eosinophilic cystitis is a rare disorder, with fewer than 30 pediatric cases reported in the literature. We describe our experience with pediatric eosinophilic cystitis during a 20-year period. MATERIALS AND METHODS Four children referred to our institution were subsequently diagnosed with eosinophilic cystitis between 1984 and 2004. A retrospective chart review was performed to assess clinical presentation, diagnosis, treatment and outcomes. RESULTS Mean patient age at presentation… CONTINUE READING