Comorbidity of interstitial cystitis with other unexplained clinical conditions.

@article{Buffington2004ComorbidityOI,
  title={Comorbidity of interstitial cystitis with other unexplained clinical conditions.},
  author={C. A. Tony Buffington},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2004},
  volume={172 4 Pt 1},
  pages={1242-8}
}
PURPOSE The aims of this review are 1) to consider the hypothesis that interstitial cystitis (IC) is not a single disease entity in all patients by reviewing the evidence for the presence of IC subtypes and for the comorbidity of various unexplained clinical conditions in some patients with IC, and 2) to describe recent results obtained in humans and in cats with severe feline IC (FIC) that suggest the presence of an underlying neuroendocrine abnormality. MATERIALS AND METHODS The IC… CONTINUE READING

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