Exp Ther Med 2021 Jun 14;21(6):624. Epub 2021 Apr 14.
Department of Urology, 'George Emil Palade' University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Targu-Mures, 540139 Targu-Mures, Romania.
Chemical cystitis (CC) is an inflammation of the bladder caused by various chemical agents ingested intentionally or accidentally. It is linked to chemotherapeutic agents such as cyclophosphamide, therapeutic agents for diverse diseases, and anesthetic agents consumed abusively for recreational effects such as ketamine, or can be linked to environmental and surrounding factors such as soaps, gels, spermicides, and dyes. CC is a pathology with an increasing incidence that is inadequately treated due to its infectious cystitis-like symptoms. Read More