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Mullerianosis involving the urinary bladder.
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PMID:  21617982     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of mullerianosis involving the urinary bladder. A 45-year-old woman presented with complaints of chronic pelvic pain, dysmenorrhoea, irritative lower urinary tract symptoms and cyclical haematuria. Cystoscopy and transurethral biopsy suggested mullerianosis involving the posterior bladder wall; she subsequently had surgery including partial cystectomy with complete excision of the lesion. Histology reported presence of endometrial, endocervical and endosalpingeal tissues within the bladder mass confirming mullerianosis. She made satisfactory postoperative recovery. Awareness of this lesion is necessary for proper diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
Authors:
Kenneth Ogah; Rachael Hartis; Paul Hilton
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-5-27
Journal Detail:
Title:  International urogynecology journal and pelvic floor dysfunction     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1433-3023     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-5-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9514583     Medline TA:  Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP, Newcastle, UK, kennethogah@googlemail.com.
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