Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 32  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 530--531

Purple urine bag syndrome


Fouad Shaeriya1, Reem Al Remawy2, Azizah Makhdoom3, Asma Alghamdi3, Faissal A M. Shaheen4 
1 Department of Nephrology, King Fahad Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
2 Prince Abdul Majeed Dialysis Center, King Fahad Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
3 Prince Abdul Majeed Dialysis Center, King Fahad Hospital Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
4 Department of Medicine, Soliman Fakeeh Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Correspondence Address:
Faissal A M. Shaheen
Department of Medicine, Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital, Jeddah
Saudi Arabia

Purple urine bag syndrome is very rare in which urine color changes, and it becomes purple. This occurs when patients with a urinary catheter are bedridden, and suffer from urinary tract infection caused by specific organisms.


How to cite this article:
Shaeriya F, Al Remawy R, Makhdoom A, Alghamdi A, M. Shaheen FA. Purple urine bag syndrome.Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2021;32:530-531


How to cite this URL:
Shaeriya F, Al Remawy R, Makhdoom A, Alghamdi A, M. Shaheen FA. Purple urine bag syndrome. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 May 18 ];32:530-531
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