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Is Cystoscopy Painful For Men
Man, had a cystoscopy and now urinating is very painful. Not excrutiating but definitely uncomfortable. First day after. Normal for pain to be BAD?
Medical education: Educate your self about your condition and your treatment options to include cystoscopy. Find out the risks involved with having the surgery vice not having the surgery. Write down your questions before you see your physician. Let the medical team know about your concerns. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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No: It shouldn't be painful although there is a slight pinch initially. Not a major discomfort by any stretch of the imagination. ...Read more
Microscopic hemoturia sent me to Dr Wants to do cystoscopy. Told take about 30 minutes total. What can I expect? Not told I'll need a driver. Painful?
Here are some...: Practically, you may drive home after uneventful diagnostic cystoscopy under local anesthesia. However, social high demand for political correctness has sway many urologists to urge patient be driven home. However, if done after anxiety-easing drug, have someone drive you home. More? Ask your doc timely & follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/hematuria.html to explore info on hematuria... ...Read more
Here are...: The involved procedures are done under anesthesia so you would not feel a thing during the procedures. Cystoscopy is used to gain access through urethra into the bladder for diagnosis as well as rx for many conditions. Ureteroscopy, with much finer ; longer instruments, is used to diagnose and treat various diseases in ureters ; kidneys. And either scope can be rigid or flexible. Detail? Ask... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If you need a cystoscopy, will you be knocked out when its performed? Will it be painful when you wake up? Can it fix issues while being performed?
Painful urination: Infection and other anatomy changing problems within the bladder are important causes of pain but are not the only ones. Interstitial cystitis, for instance, is now more commonly recognized. Gynecological problems in women need to be rule out as well. Talk to your urologist about that and other potential causes of painful urination. ...Read more
Having a cystoscopy done in a few days to confirm IC diagnosis. They will use some local anesthetic to guide scope. How painful will this be?
Being subjective: sensation, I don't think it would be possible to predict your individual response and qualify it as a discomfort or pain. Having said that, it might be reassuring for you to know that application of local anesthetic gel on mucosal surface is usually very effective and a lot of patients do tolerate similar procedures without any major problems. You are the patient and you are in control, good luck. ...Read more
My doctor did a cystoscopy(man) and everything was normal he said. He wants me to get a uroflow test. (Bladder/urine speed)Wouldn't that be redundant?
Cystoscopy. Is it a big deal. Does it show disorders of Urinary tract? Is it painful when u have chronic Urethritis or stricture? Can I have it with Sedation not local topical anesthesia ?
Cystoscopy: is usually done under sedation and is not that painful. they use IV sedation and a lidocaine gel to further numb the urethra. There may be some post op burning but it usually resolves very quickly. I have personally had it done twice and tolerated it well. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I had an ecoli UTI now a painful swollen urethra & burning, but normal urinalysis, is it ok to do have a cystoscopy if i feel im very swollen?
Why a cystroscopy: What indications for cystoscopy? Have you had recurrent utis or other bladder related problems. Might you have a yeast infection or an std? Have you had a urine culture done since completing treatment for uti? Am sceptical about need for cysto in a healthy 27-y-o. If really needed, wait till any swelling has settled down & urine culture is negative. (staph or strep utis can occur with normal ua). ...Read more
I have a UTI since last November. I have been on 4 anti biotics and also had a Cystoscopy (nothing was picked up). I still have blood in my urine& i have been put on antibiotics again. Now my back is painful and has a burning sensation. Any ideas?
Needs review: To have this kind of trouble means you need specialist care. Some people have many UTIs related to structural factors, (fortunately your cystoscopy looked normal), hydration status (it's important to drink, drink, drink), hygiene issues (important to pee after sex for example), bacterial or other host factors. Hopefully you can see an Infectious Diseases specialist who may be able to help. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Doctors. i am 21 and i have a numb penis. orgasms are discomforting. cant fully release sperm. just painful. could a CYSTOSCOPY have caused this?!?!?!
Urethritis: it will get better, just rest Arthur for a few days ...Read more
Is it normal for your bladder to be sore three days after having a cystoscopy? No bleeding or painful urination.
My bladder neck obstacle has been removed by cystoscopy. Experiencing painful urination, flow is very weak. What can be done?
Cystoscopy: Not sure when the procedure was done, but follow up with the urologist is necessary. ...Read more