Metaplastic Conditions in The Bladder in Patient With Epidermolysis Bullosa

Vol. 42 (4): 838-841, July – August, 2016

doi: 10.1590/S1677-5538.IBJU.2015.0347


CHALLENGING CLINICAL CASES

Kenan Yilmaz 1, Deniz Demirci 2, Numan Baydilli 2, Sinan Nazlim 3

1 Department of Pediatric Nephrology; 2 Department of Urology; 3 Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey


 ABSTRACT

Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare inherited muco-cutaneous disorder that sometimes presentes with genitourinary involvement. Herein we report the case of an 11-year-old girl with a history of junctional epidermolysis bullosa who was admitted with urological symptoms. On cystoscopy, suspected bullous bladder lesions were observed. Mesonephroid, intestinal and squamous metaplasia is reported here for the first time.

Keywords: Urinary Bladder; Epidermolysis Bullosa; Metaplasia

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