Rare cause of dysuria: eosinophilic cystitis.

  title={Rare cause of dysuria: eosinophilic cystitis.},
  author={Agil Abilov and Rahşan Ozcan and Erdal Polat and Serg{\"u}len Dervişoġlu and Haluk Emir},
  journal={Journal of pediatric urology},
  volume={9 1},
Eosinophilic cystitis is an inflammatory condition characterized by eosinophilic infiltration of whole layers of the bladder wall. The condition occurs more commonly in adults. We report a case of eosinophilic cystitis mimicking a bladder tumor in a 5-year-old boy with symptoms of dysuria and urinary incontinence. The diagnosis was confirmed by histopathology and he underwent clinical treatment with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and antihistamine (cetirizine). The symptoms fully resolved in… CONTINUE READING


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 references

Eosinophilic cystitis

  • PC Verhagen, PG Nikkels, TP. de Jong
  • Arch Dis Child
  • 2001
1 Excerpt

Diagnosis and management of eosinophilic cystitis: a pooled analysis of 135 cases

  • D. Van den Ouden
  • Eur Urol
  • 2000
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…