Meaning of cystitis in English:


Pronunciation /sɪˈstʌɪtɪs/

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mass nounMedicine
  • Inflammation of the urinary bladder. It is often caused by infection and is usually accompanied by frequent painful urination.

    ‘Cytoxan can cause an inflammation in your urinary bladder called cystitis.’
    • ‘Interstitial cystitis is a painful bladder condition that may be aggravated by acidic foods and beverages like coffee, orange juice or tomato sauce.’
    • ‘These can also be symptoms of a urinary tract infection, or cystitis, which is much more common in young women than kidney stones.’
    • ‘Cranberry juice is recommended by doctors to help in the treatment of chronic urinary infections and cystitis.’
    • ‘Mild bacterial infections such as cystitis will usually go away on their own, in 2-4 days.’
    • ‘Symptoms referable to cystitis may also be caused by urethritis or vaginitis.’
    • ‘A typical attack of cystitis can be painful, but usually clears up after a few days without causing long-term problems.’
    • ‘Uterine prolapse is associated with incontinence, vaginitis, cystitis and, possibly, uterine malignancy.’
    • ‘Eventually she developed cystitis and vaginitis and was forced to consult a doctor.’
    • ‘Urinary urgency occurs as a result of trigonal or posterior urethral irritation caused by inflammation, stones, or tumor and is common with cystitis.’
    • ‘Cystitis or interstitial cystitis cause pain as the bladder fills.’
    • ‘For cystitis and urine infections, antibiotics such as trimethoprim or ciprofloxacin are good; both will treat most cases of urine infection within a couple of days.’
    • ‘No organism was identified in this patient, but she had cystitis without evidence of ascending infection.’
    • ‘If you have repeated infections, you may need tests to see whether there is an underlying problem such as damage to your bladder, or whether you are simply prone to cystitis.’
    • ‘The most typical symptom of interstitial cystitis is pelvic pain.’
    • ‘Hematuria may be present in patients with cystitis and pyelonephritis.’
    • ‘Mild infections may cause urethral discomfort and dysuria without discharge and may be confused with cystitis.’
    • ‘Antibiotics are used in the treatment of cystitis.’
    • ‘In general, treatment of pregnant patients with acute cystitis is initiated before the results of the culture are available.’
    • ‘A three-day regimen of a fluoroquinolone is also acceptable treatment for uncomplicated cystitis.’