Doctor insights on:
Prostate Bruised Removal Urinary Catheter
31yo, suprapubic catheter placed after nerves to bladder stopped functioning. Body bruises, nausea 24/7, poor balance. Doctor has no answers...
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are a discoloration and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the tissues. Pupura refers to bruising as the result of a disease condition. A very small bruise is called a petechia. These often appear as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could ...Read more
Yes: Especially if the balloon was still inflated! ...Read more
What is differance between foly, silicon and foly silicon urinary catheter? And for what can be use?
Same thing: You describe the same thing; a foley is a urunary catheter, sometimes made of silocone, and is placed in the urethra ; used to drain out the urinary bladder. Often these are used during or after an operation or if there is urinary blockage from an enlarged prostate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
They are standard: Sized. It is only placed as far as it needs to go. The remainder stays outside of the body. ...Read more
The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...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
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Urinary incontinence after catheter removal
- Urinary retention after catheter removal
- Do prostate infections make it more painful to have a urinary catheter?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Blood in urine after foley catheter removal
- Difficulty urinating after foley catheter removal
- Foley catheter removal side effects
- Peritoneal dialysis catheter removal
- Talk to a urologist online for free