Emphysematous Cystitis Responsible for a Bladder Perforation


  •   Moussaab Rachid

  •   El Mahdi Graiouid

  •   Mohammed Dakir

  •   Adil Debbagh

  •   Rachid Aboutaieb


Emphysematous cystitis is a rare form of lower urinary tract infection characterized by the presence of gas in the lumen and / or bladder wall. We report a case of a 64 year old patient hospitalized for an acute abdominal table. The diagnosis of emphysematous cystitis complicated by bladder perforation was made after performing an abdominal scan. Medico-surgical treatment has been initiated.

Keywords: Emphysematous cystitis, bladder perforation.


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Rachid, M., Graiouid, E. M., Dakir, M., Debbagh, A., & Aboutaieb, R. (2020). Emphysematous Cystitis Responsible for a Bladder Perforation. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(1). https://doi.org/10.24018/ejmed.2020.2.1.137

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