Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases

Published by: Kowsar

Spontaneous Bladder Rupture in a Patient With Human T-cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1: A Case Report

Masoud Mardani 1 , * , Shabnam Tehrani 2 and Marjan Hemmatian 2
Authors Information
1 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Infectious Diseases, Loghman Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: January 30, 2014, 9 (1); e19339
  • Published Online: January 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: December 14, 2013
  • Accepted: December 18, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.19339

To Cite: Mardani M, Tehrani S, Hemmatian M. Spontaneous Bladder Rupture in a Patient With Human T-cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1: A Case Report, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2014 ; 9(1):e19339. doi: 10.5812/archcid.19339.

Copyright © 2014, Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
  • 1. Basavaraj DR, Zachariah KK, Feggetter JG. Acute abdomen--remember spontaneous perforation of the urinary bladder. J R Coll Surg Edinb. 2001; 46(5): 316-7[PubMed]
  • 2. Saleem MA, Mahmoud AM, Gopinath BR. Spontaneous urinary bladder rupture: a rare differential for lower abdominal pain in a female patient. Singapore Med J. 2009; 50(12)-1[PubMed]
  • 3. Heyns CF, Rimington PD. Recurrent spontaneous bladder rupture. A case report. S Afr Med J. 1989; 75(9): 445-6[PubMed]
  • 4. Santos SB, Oliveira P, Luna T, Souza A, Nascimento M, Siqueira I, et al. Immunological and viral features in patients with overactive bladder associated with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 infection. J Med Virol. 2012; 84(11): 1809-17[DOI]
  • 5. Feizzadeh K. B., Boostani R, Ghoreifi A. Recurrent Spontaneous Rupture of the Urinary Bladder in a Patient With Human T-lymphotropic Virus Type 1-Associated Myelopathy: A Case Report and Literature Review. Nephrourol Mon. 2014; 6(2)[DOI]
  • 6. Nemati Karimooy H, Hassanabady H, Rafatpanah H. Four cases of polyneuropathy due to HTLV-1 infection in Imam Reza Hospital: North East of Iran. Pak J Med Sci. 2007; 23(2): 283
  • 7. Tavanai SA. Serologic prevalence of HTLV1 among blood donors in Mashhad (Northeastern Iran). Arch In med. 2001; 41: 25-6
  • 8. Jonelle M, Pets cavage MD, Hazel Mulcahy MD, Richardson MD. HTLV1 associated myelopathy. Radiology case reports 2011; : 1-3[DOI]
  • 9. Canelo-Aybar C, Cuadra-Urteaga J, Atencia F, Romani F. Human T Lymphotropic virus-1 associated gastrointestinal histoplasmosis in Peru. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2011; 5(6): 484-8[PubMed]
  • 10. Albertino F, Botto Micca F, Gasparri G, Casalegno PA, Oliaro A, Dei Poli M. [Multifocal early cancer of the esophagus]. Minerva Chir. 1987; 42(10): 839-42[PubMed]
  • 11. Araujo AQC, Leite ACC, Lima MASD, Silva MTT. HTLV1 and neurological Conditions: when to suspect and when to order a diagnosis test for HTLV1 infection? Arg Neuropsiquiatr. 2009; 67: 132-8[DOI]
  • 12. Castro NM, Freitas DM, Rodrigues W, Jr., Muniz A, Oliveira P, Carvalho EM. Urodynamic features of the voiding dysfunction in HTLV-1 infected individuals. Int Braz J Urol. 2007; 33(2): 238-44[PubMed]
  • 13. Oliveira P, Castro NM, Carvalho EM. Urinary and sexual manifestations of patients infected by HTLV-I. Clinics. 2007; 62(2): 191-6
  • 14. Lima CL, Rabolini G, Menna-Barreto M, Dos Santos EB, Koff WJ. Urodynamic alterations in patients with HTLV-1 infection. Int Braz J Urol. 2002; 28(5): 452-6[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments