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post operative urinary retention

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Dr. Eric Schwartz
Specializes in Urology
Intermittent cath: Only intermittent catheterization, until mess help or your bladder recovers.
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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
None reasonable: Bladder will continue to fill + has to be drained because of pain and discomfort. Intermiitent ctheterizaion is management of choice with much lower r ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
27 years experience Urology
Urology Office: After failure of meds you may benefit from minimally invasive treatment using microwave etc. If you are in true retention it is an indication for a T ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
21 years experience Urology
Various causes: Often, this occurs after pelvic surgery (hernia or hemorrhoid, for example). Less often, spinal or nerve dysfunction.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
27 years experience Urology
No urine = quickly: If you're not able to urinate you are in retention. Otherwise you need a bladder scan/ultrasound to determine how well you're emptying. For more: @t ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
27 years experience Urology
You can't urinate: You can't urinate. When things get worse it's painful and you can have renal failure. For more: @thepeedoc www.Peedoc.Com.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Incomplete voiding: That means your bladder is not emptying completely when you void. A bladder infection, some medications, surgery in the pelvis, diabetes, and spinal ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Siegel
39 years experience Urology
Variable: Sometimes no symptoms, sometimes frequency, wetting the bed at night, infections, kidney failure; a clue to chronicity is lots of volume in the bladde ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wosnitzer
14 years experience Urology
Multiple signs : The signs of postop urinary retention include inability to urinate and increasing discomfort in the lower abdomen and pelvis. Common reasons include ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arash Rahi
21 years experience Urogynecology
Cannot urinate!: It is inability to urinate!
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It would have to be: pretty dog gone bad to cause that kind of problem. If a person had no ability to urinate and their urine backed up more and more it could become qui ... Read More

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