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Interstitial Cystitis



Is a special diet needed for interstitial cystitis?


Interstitial disease of the bladder, as opposed to the renal parenchyma, is not a process with which I am familiar; nor, do my reference books refer to it. If you have a urologist or nephrologist on your staff, this might be more appropriate for this person. Otherwise, my response is the following:

"Not as far as I know, but I doubt it."

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C Lawrence   Kien, MD, PhD C Lawrence Kien, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University