Category Archive for: ‘Interstitial Cystitis’

Promising New Drug Developed by UCSD for I.C.

Promising New Drug Developed by UC San Diego Medical Center ReseacherProvides Hope for Sufferers of Painful Bladder Syndrome News ReleaseDate: August 19, 2008 For the millions of sufferers of a bladder condition called painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitis, hope is on the way, developed by urologic surgeon and researcher Lowell Parsons, M.D. of the University of California, San Diego Medical Center. …

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Painful Bladder Syndrome Difficult To Diagnose, Treat

8/18/2008 Tribune Media Services DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have been diagnosed with interstitial cystitis. Could you explain the condition? Is there any hope for complete recovery? Cystitis is the medical term for inflammation of the bladder. Most of the time, the inflammation is caused by a bacterial infection. But interstitial cystitis, also called painful bladder syndrome, is different. It is …

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