eosinophilic cystitis

e·o·sin·o·phil·ic cys·ti·tis

bladder inflammation with many eosinophils in urinary sediment as well as bladder wall.
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Eosinophilic cystitis prognosis is usually benign, but rare severe complications, such as complete bladder fibrosis requiring bladder augmentation or cystectomy, may occur.
The aim of this paper is to draw attention to the presenting symptoms and the radiologic evaluation of eosinophilic cystitis in childhood.
Extra-intestinal manifestations such as eosinophilic cystitis, eosinophilic splenitis and hepatitis, obstructive jaundice have been described along with.
These include eosinophilic cystitis, herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection, epidural anaesthesia, anti-cholinergic or sympathomimetic agents, urinary tract infection (UTI), and postpartum, postoperative and psychogenic causes (Table 3).
Noninfectious cystitis includes interstitial cystitis, eosinophilic cystitis, drug-induced cystitis, and postsurgical necrobiotic granulomas.
Objective: Eosinophilic cystitis (EC) is a histological diagnosis that can affect all layers of bladder, characterized with eosinophilic infiltration, inflammatory cells, mucosal fibrosis, and necrosis in muscular layer.
Other conditions which show eosinophiluria include eosinophilic cystitis, (5) atheroembolic renal disease, (9) and schistosomiasis.
2,3] Eosinophilic cystitis (EC) is a rare inflammatory disease of the bladder with unknown etiology, characterized by numerous eosinophilic infiltrations of the bladder.
Miscellaneous/other causes of urinary retention in women Eosinophilic cystitis Postpartum Herpes simplex virus infection Epidural anaesthesia Anticholinergic therapy Psychogenic Urinary tract infection Postoperative
The presence and diagnostic relevance of Charcot-Leyden crystals (CLCs) in eosinophilic cystitis (EC) was reported in detail recently.

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