Spontaneous Urinary Bladder Perforation Causing Urinary Peritonitis

Marvi Gulnaz, Shahzad Ali, Naresh Kumar

  • Naresh Kumar Department of Urology Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre Karachi


Spontaneous bladder rupture is a rare condition occurring mostly due to chronic bladder outlet obstruction. Bladder diverticulum, bladder cancer and chronic inflammation can be the causative factors. We present a case of 32 year male who was initially suspected of having fecal peritonitis, but on exploration rupture bladder was found to be the cause of peritonitis

Key words 

Spontaneous urinary bladder perforation, Bladder outlet obstruction, Urinary peritonitis.