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DrRussMD, Board Certified MD
Category: Urology
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Experience:  Board certified Internal medicine and Integrative medicine. Many years of experience all areas.
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Iv just been diagnosed with widespread benign melanosis in

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iv just been diagnosed with widespread benign melanosis in the bladder iv had interstitial cytitis for years but this was found during cystoscopy ,biopsies were taken but nothing sinister was found ,i just wondered if there was any treatment or more imformation about this condition, like if it causes you to pee black and brown debris and sharp pain
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


Thanks for the question.

No it does not cause symptoms./

It must be followed up periodically to rule out transformation to melanoma.

It is a very rare condition.

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