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Help I had an cystoscopy 12 hours ago and have endured extreme pain on urination. I last urinated about 20 minutes ago with severe pain, red bloody urine and a mass of clots about a Aus10 cent size. Had Endome 5mg about 3PM and 7:30PM with no pain relief

Help I had an cystoscopy 12 hours ago and have endured extreme pain on urination. I last urinated about 20 minutes ago with severe pain, red bloody urine and a mass of clots 
about a Aus10 cent size. Had Endome 5mg about 3PM and 7:30PM with no pain relief

Call urologist: I am assuming you are a male Was the cystoscope to check the prostate or the bladder. Did they take any biopsy or any sample. Either way call your urologist and report your findings, if it is late at night call or go to the Emergency Room. ...Read more

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Cystoscopy (Definition)

Cystoscopy is a procedure where a small instrument called a cystoscope is inserted into the urethra and advanced into the bladder in order to visualize the ...Read more


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Got a severe bladder wall infection (discovered by cystoscopy) 2 months of high dose abx and my urinalysis was positive white cells - this infection?

Got a severe bladder wall infection (discovered by cystoscopy) 2 months of high dose abx and my urinalysis was positive white cells - this infection?

See answer : Most common causes of a "bladder wall" infection would be either 1) "cystitis cystica" which are tiny <3mm cysts either localized or scattered throughout the bladder lining and usually due to recurrent utis and require long-term (3-6 months or longer) of oral antibiotics to clear; or 2) "interstitial cystitis" which is a non-bacterial inflammation of the bladder. Your urologist should help clarify. ...Read more

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What does severe trigonitis within the bladder with severe squamous metaplasia, severe erythema with moderate trabeculation mean after a cystoscopy?

What does severe trigonitis within the bladder with severe squamous metaplasia, severe erythema with moderate trabeculation mean after a cystoscopy?

What did urologist-s: Did you not ask your doctor who did the cystoscopy? The report simply says something is going on inside the bladder. It is inflammatory in nature, and it is not cancerous. It will require follow up cystoscopy on the squamous metaplasia which is a sign of chronic irritation? Obstruction? ...Read more

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Got severe stomach pain a week after rigid cystoscopy. Got anti inflammatory Niproxen today but can't ease it. Has something went wrong? I'm in agony!

Got severe stomach pain a week after rigid cystoscopy. Got anti inflammatory Niproxen today but can't ease it. Has something went wrong? I'm in agony!

Maybe...: You might have a urinary tract infection, at a minimum. Severe abdominal pain after cystoscopy is unusual, but can also possibly represent something worse, like a ruptured bladder. I would recommend returning to the urologist for re-evaluation fairly quickly. ...Read more

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Had a cystoscopy last week, got Nitrofurantoin for UTI on Tuesday. Still have severe stomach pain. What's went wrong? Got Niproxen for the pain today

Cystoscopy: You may have had damage to your bladder, and perhaps even perforation. Go back and see the urologist and make sure they know all your symptoms and examine you in detail. If not, get a second opinion. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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Is a female cystoscopy painful?

Is a female cystoscopy painful?

No: A slight bit uncomfortable is what most women would say but should not be "painful" ...Read more

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When does someone get a cystoscopy?

Here are some...: Any one who may be suspected to have underlying causes for recurrent UTI or tumor or urinary tract should have cystoscopy after an imaging study like US or CT or MRI. How to proceed with right care? Peruse articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onUTI.html, in http://www.formefirst.com/hematuria.html, & in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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What can be seen during a cystoscopy?

What can be seen during  a cystoscopy?

Lower urinary tract.: When a urologist uses a cystoscope, the inside of the bladder and urethra are inspected. Irregularities in the urinary tract lining, tumors, stones, inflammation, muscular thickening, & outpouchings called cellules & diverticula are seen. The ureteral orificies, or the outflow from the kidneys, are visible. In males, the inside of the prostate, and nodular enlargement can be seen. ...Read more

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Do cystoscopy a hurt? What can I expect?

Cystoscopy: Yto ease discomfort. In a woman, due to ou will feel minor discomfort and bladder pressure when water runs in your bladder is an office procedure and is done using local anesthesia and lubrication . In a woman, is easy to do due to the shortness of the urethra. ...Read more

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Nervous for female cystoscopy- is it really painful?

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

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I am getting a cystoscopy in a couple of days. what can I expect?

Burning: Cystoscopy can be performed with general anesthesia, monitored anesthesia or IV sedation, local Anastasia or without any anesthetic. In any case after the procedure you will experience some burning sensation with urination possibly visible blood and you were spasms these conditions are all temporary ...Read more

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What is a cystoscopy or ureterscopy? Are they painful?

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 more

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What is the difference between a cystoscopy and a cystography?

X-Ray: Cystoscopy is a procedure involving a urologist looking inside the bladder with a lighted instrument. Cystography is an X-Ray of the bladder after contrast is placed into the bladder via a catheter, usually to check for vesicoureteral reflux or a bladder leak after surgery. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a cystoscopy and a cystourethroscopy?

Same: Assuming no anatomy altering previous surgery, they are the same since the entryway to the bladder is through the urethra ...Read more

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Can you tell me about cystoscopy and urodynamic assesment test done?

Here are some...: Cystoscopy is a direct look through urethra into bladder with a telescope under optical vision to see if there are tumor, blockage, stone, stricture, foreign body, etc. Urodynamics is done to test how your bladder and urethra work together, normally or abnormally, and how the urine control can be, so to decide if surgery for blockage or incontinence is needed or not, and how to do them. So, ask dr. ...Read more

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Are urethral tears always seen in a cystoscopy? Do they always heal on their own?

Urethral tear: There is no such word "always" in medicine. And yes, it should be seen on cystoscopy. ...Read more

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What is the likelyhood of developing peyronies disease when a person has had a cystoscopy performed?

Not from cystoscopy: No reason why person should. Most urologists believe that peyronies is caused by micro-fractures of the erectile penile rods )corora cavernosa). This most frequently occurs during sex with man lying on his back with parner on top. ...Read more

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Can a cystoscopy be done under sedation? I am terrified of this procedure and would like to know what my options may be. Thanks!

Yes: A cystoscopy can be done under sedation, like many other procedures. You can also have an anesthetic gel instilled into the urethra. ...Read more