Chronic hematuria and abdominal pain

Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2014 Mar;52(3):231-2. doi: 10.3109/15563650.2014.892604.


An 18-year-old Asian woman with a history of substance abuse presented to the Emergency Department with right-sided abdominal pain and hematuria of several months duration. Physical examination revealed right upper quadrant and suprapubic tenderness. Liver function tests were normal. Urinalysis showed: large blood, 30-50 red blood cells/high-powered field, and no bacteria. She underwent a CT of the abdomen and pelvis following oral and intravenous contrast.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abdominal Pain / etiology*
  • Adolescent
  • Chronic Disease
  • Common Bile Duct / drug effects*
  • Common Bile Duct / pathology
  • Cystitis / chemically induced*
  • Dilatation, Pathologic
  • Female
  • Gallbladder / drug effects
  • Hematuria / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Ketamine / poisoning*
  • Substance-Related Disorders / blood*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed


  • Ketamine