2019-43 / DECEMBER 16 (CONTRIBUTOR: BHUVANESWARI KRISHNAN )
A 55 year old male had neurogenic bladder secondary to spinal cord injury and paraplegia. The patient performs self-catheterization for urination. He had history of repeated urinary tract infections with cultures showing Klebsiella and E. coli infections. He complained of bleeding during catheterization two months prior to the presentation. A cystoscopy showed diffuse erythema in the dome of the bladder and a nodule in the anterior wall of the bladder. A biopsy of the nodule was performed.
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1. What is the correct diagnosis?
a. Urothelial carcinoma with lamina propria invasion
d. Granulomatous cystitis