Eosinophilic cystitis presenting as urinary retention.

  title={Eosinophilic cystitis presenting as urinary retention.},
  author={D van den Ouden and N A L van Kaam and David C. Eland},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  volume={66 1},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence, etiology, diagnosis, therapy and results in patients with eosinophilic cystitis (EC), with special attention to patients with urinary retention as presenting symptom. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between 1988 and 1999, 3 patients with EC were diagnosed. One patient presented with urinary retention, without other symptoms. All patients were evaluated for symptoms, urine culture, hematology including cell differentiation, blood chemistry, cystoscopy and intravenous… CONTINUE READING