Gynecological disorders in bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis patients.

  title={Gynecological disorders in bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis patients.},
  author={Mauro Cervigni and Franca Natale},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  volume={21 Suppl 1},
OBJECTIVES Bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis, a chronic inflammatory condition of the bladder, is the source of pain in over 30% of female patients with chronic pelvic pain. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the most frequent associations between bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis and gynecological disorders. METHODS A literature review of the previous 10 years was carried out to evaluate the incidence of gynecological diseases in patients with bladder pain… CONTINUE READING