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Unformatted text preview: Sexual intercourse Atrophic vaginitis Immunosuppression Pregnancy In men such factors as incomplete bladder emptying or structural abnormalities of the urinary tract may be the cause or male cystitis. The main causative organisms are:- Escherichia coli 68% Proteus mirabilis 12% Streptococcus spp 6% Klebsiella spp 4% In children causes include structural abnormalities of the urinary tract and sexual abuse and should be investigated further. Other causes of Cystitis include:- Local trauma cause by a renal stone in the bladder Schistosomiasis infections Interstitial cystitis (the name given to chronic bladder inflammation) o The causative agent is unknown but potential causes include Stress, Anxiety, Genetic predisposition and immune dysfunction of Mast cell degranulation...
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