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A 28-year-old female asked:

i was dx'd with ic as a child via cystoscopy that showed glomerulations. had dmso for yrs which helped. now kn my 30s & have lower pelvic pai daily?

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Dr. Gregory Lewis
Urology 44 years experience
See below: Various causes of chronic pelvic pain with IC (aka chronic painful bladder syndrome) being one of them. Bladder/pelvic discomfort associated with urinary frequency/urgency usual symptoms. Often aggravated by stress and acid diet. U/A and culture usually normal. Variety of available treatment options. ICA website (www.ichelp.org) very helpful. Recommend seeing a urologist competent in managing IC.

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Last updated May 12, 2016

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