Arch Esp Urol 2017 Apr;70(3):375-376
Servicio de UrologÍa. Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valladolid. España.
Rofo 2013 Sep 5;184(10):998-9. Epub 2013 Jun 5.
South Med J 1998 Aug;91(8):785-6
Infectious Disease Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307-5001, USA.
The routine use of imaging studies for the evaluation of abdominal pain occasionally yields unexpected and unusual findings. We report a case of emphysematous cystitis that was incidentally discovered on a computed tomography scan originally ordered as part of an evaluation of pancreatitis. Read More
Int Braz J Urol 2017 Nov-Dec;43(6):1190-1191
Department of Urology, Pudong New Area People's Hospital, Shanghai, China.
We report a rare case of emphysematous cystitis in a 66-year-old woman with a history of diabetes mellitus. The predisposition of diabetes mellitus and infection of gas-forming bacteria is considered to precede the manifestation of emphysematous cystitis. The present recommended diagnosis test is computed tomography, which have definite value in the evaluation of gas accumulation in bladder wall, or na air-fluid level in bladder. Read More