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Supposing you're in the icu on life support. How do you let out waste?

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Dr. Frederick Tibayan
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In brief: Depends

Sometimes there are catheters in the bladder or tubes in the rectum to collect waste.
Other times, the patient excretes into a bed pan. Or, waste is excreted, and cleaned up by hand.

In brief: Depends

Sometimes there are catheters in the bladder or tubes in the rectum to collect waste.
Other times, the patient excretes into a bed pan. Or, waste is excreted, and cleaned up by hand.
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
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Dr. Charlene Sojico
There are adult diapers available now too that looks just like an underwear ! Not to worry about it, the nurses will take good care of the patient in life support .
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