Emphysematous cystitis.

  title={Emphysematous cystitis.},
  author={Caroline Perlemoine and Didier Neau and J. Marie Ragnaud and H Gin and Ahmad Sahnoun and Jean Louis Pariente and Vincent Rigalleau},
  journal={Diabetes & metabolism},
  volume={30 4},
We present a case of emphysematous cystitis in a diabetic patient with a poor glycemic control in the context of alcoholic chronic pancreatitis. A 62-year-old woman was admitted to the emergency department after being found on floor with confusion and vomiting. The clinical examination was unremarkable except she was undernourished, agitated and presented an hepatomegaly. Urine contained 5.104 leukocytes/mm3 and culture grew Escherichia coli, 10(7) Colony Forming Unit/ml. Abdominal plain film… CONTINUE READING