Concurrent emphysematous pyelonephritis (EPN) and emphysematous cystitis (EC) presenting with septic shock

BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Jun 5;12(6):e229154. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-229154.
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Keywords: gas/free gas; intensive care; interventional radiology; urinary tract infections.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abdominal Pain / etiology
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
  • Cystitis / complications
  • Cystitis / diagnostic imaging*
  • Cystitis / drug therapy
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 / complications
  • Emphysema / diagnostic imaging*
  • Emphysema / drug therapy
  • Emphysema / etiology
  • Escherichia coli / isolation & purification
  • Escherichia coli Infections / diagnosis
  • Escherichia coli Infections / drug therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Nausea / etiology
  • Pyelonephritis / complications
  • Pyelonephritis / diagnostic imaging*
  • Pyelonephritis / drug therapy
  • Radiology, Interventional
  • Shock, Septic / drug therapy
  • Shock, Septic / etiology*
  • Vomiting / etiology

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents