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Blood In Urine After Foley Catheter Removal
My husband had Office-based transurethral microwave thermotherapy , 4 days ago. He still has catheter, there's still some blood in urine. He also has ?
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
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Is it common to have brown merky urine with bloody streak three days after a Foley catheter is placed?
See below: Common? No. Possible? Yes. If this does not resolve after a few days, or if it gets worse and you get additional symptoms, go see your doctor to make sure you don't have an infection. ...Read more
Is it safe/necessart to put Foley catheter in someone with >100, 000 klebsiella in urine culture if they can use bedpan or beside commode? 92 yo
The lab says the sample from my newly inserted Foley catheter is contaminated despite all my efforts. How do I get my urine sample processed?
Optimal collection : The best sample of urine is that which is collected at the time the foley catheter is placed. However, if you have had an indweling catheter for some time, your bladder may be colonized with bacteria and the culture may always grow bacteria despite not having a true infection. ...Read more
Foley catheters are usually manufactured from latex rubber. They are used to drain urine from either male or female bladders. The catheter will often be placed into the bladder and kept in place by inflating a balloon at the most distal end of the catheter. Urine then drains through a hole down the middle of the catheter ...Read more
A catheter is a thin plastic tube that is inserted into the body to obtain fluids/blood or give medicine. So some catheters can be placed in the veins and medicine given directly into the body, IV fluids given or blood sampled. A catheter can be placed in the bladder ...Read more
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