Eosinophilic ureteritis associated with eosinophilic cholangitis: a case report.


Journal Article

Eosinophilic infiltrate of the urinary tract is rare. We report on a patient with eosinophilic cholangitis who later had eosinophilic ureteritis. This case emphasizes the potential serious nature of eosinophilic ureteritis, which often presents with complete ureteral obstruction. The literature pertaining to eosinophilic ureteritis and eosinophilic biliary disease is reviewed.

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Cited Authors

  • Platt, ML; Kiesling, VJ; Vaccaro, JA

Published Date

  • July 1, 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 144 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 127 - 129

PubMed ID

  • 2359159

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2359159

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-5347

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0022-5347(17)39389-8


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States