Eosinophilic cystitis and cholangitis - systemic disease triggered by mycobacterium tuberculosis?

@article{Buda2016EosinophilicCA,
  title={Eosinophilic cystitis and cholangitis - systemic disease triggered by mycobacterium tuberculosis?},
  author={Piotr Buda and Ryszard Grenda and Anna Wieteska-Klimczak and Piotr Gietka and Lidia Skobejko-Włodarska and Karina Felberg and Janusz Ksiazyk},
  journal={Wiadomosci lekarskie},
  year={2016},
  volume={69 3 pt 2},
  pages={
          587-589
        }
}
Eosinophilic cystitis (EC) is a rare inflammatory disorder of the urinary tract characterized by infiltration of bladder with eosinophils. The cause remains unclear, immunological mechanisms have been implicated in pathogenesis. Potential etiological factors include: tumors, allergy, parasitic infections, trauma. The disease may have a variable course, from a mild self-limiting, through common symptoms like: dysuria, hematuria, abdominal pain, tumor, to severe renal failure, with eosinophilic… CONTINUE READING