Successful treatment of cyclophosphamide-induced haemorrhagic cystitis with intravesical prostaglandin E-1 in a child with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma


Demir H. A. , Sen Z. S. , Altug M. U. , Emir S., Tunc B.

SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, cilt.45, ss.281-284, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/00365599.2011.554859
  • Dergi Adı: SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.281-284

Özet

A 5-year-old male patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma developed haemorrhagic cystitisgrade IV due to cyclophosphamide. Intravesical prostaglandin E-1 was administered safely and successfully. This case demonstrates that intravesical prostaglandin E-1 is a safe, easy and effective treatment method in resistant grade IV haemorrhagic cystitis.