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Urologist Want Put Cystoscopy Wants Numbing
Why might one urologist want to put me to sleep for a cystoscopy while another wants to just use numbing jelly?
Several steps.: Cystoscopies are commonly office procedures. You will be asked to undress, put on a gown, then lie on table or chair. Your groin is prepped with antiseptic solution. A numbing gel may be placed in your urethra. A cystoscope will be placed into the bladder by the urologist; the initial entry is the most uncomfortable part. Irrigating fluid will enter your bladder. You may get an antibiotic. ...Read more
Dr should explain ?: You must have seen the dr if s/he is your urologist. Dr is correct if you have blood in urine, mass in bladder seen on ultrasound or as part of work-up for urinary symptoms. However any good dr. Should be prepared to explain reason for any procedue including cystoscopy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My urologists could not perforfo a cystoscopy because the was shrieked due to radion done previously all tests ok can u skip surgery for enlarging hol?
Here are some ...: I could not figure out what is the points of pertinence and relevance in this question so I deferred answering until I could sift through to understand. If possible, please reword the question so I and more my colleagues can help you. Best wish ... ...Read more
Bladder cancer: Sometimes, if the lesion is quite small. If it is a first occurence, your urologist will likely want to biopsy and wait for the pathologists interpretation before proceding with cystoscopic treatment and likely further biopsies under anesthesia. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
What is the probability a urologist could miss something during a cystoscopy? I have had penile pain for a long time & nothing was found to be wrong
I had a cystoscopy today for bleeding and protein. Urologist said was normal. Will i be ok. I don't want to have cancer or disease later on in life?
Small to medium blood in urine for 6mo, told it's no concern. Cystoscopy normal. Urologist wants to see me in 6mo. What else can it be? Worried
Sometimes excercise: can cause small amounts of blood in the urine. your urologist is correct that it is probably not anything to worry about. she/he is also correct to follow up with you to see if it is still there in 6 mos in which case additional testing (for example imaging of the kidneys) might be indicated ...Read more