The management of interstitial cystitis or painful bladder syndrome in women.

@article{Marinkovic2009TheMO,
  title={The management of interstitial cystitis or painful bladder syndrome in women.},
  author={Serge P Marinkovic and Robert Miles Moldwin and Lisa M. Gillen and Stuart L. Stanton},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2009},
  volume={339},
  pages={b2707}
}
Interstitial cystitis or painful bladder syndrome is a chronic, often debilitating, condition largely defined by symptoms of urinary urgency and frequency associ‐ ated with pelvic pain that varies with bladder filling.1 Unlike bladder inflammation caused by bacterial infec‐ tion, the condition occurs in the absence of urinary tract infection or other obvious pathology. Resulting discomfort may range from abdominal tenderness to intense pain. This difficult clinical entity has prompted debate… CONTINUE READING
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