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Which, if any, catheter will be best for my child?

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Dr. Edward Evans
Pediatrics - Neonatology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

A catheter is a plastic tube.
It can be placed in many different organs for many different purposes. You should discuss the specifics of your situation with your doctor. It is always better to not have a catheter if one is not needed as they are always an infection risk, however they are needed for care in many different medical conditions.

In brief: Depends

A catheter is a plastic tube.
It can be placed in many different organs for many different purposes. You should discuss the specifics of your situation with your doctor. It is always better to not have a catheter if one is not needed as they are always an infection risk, however they are needed for care in many different medical conditions.
Dr. Edward Evans
Dr. Edward Evans
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Poor question

To get the most out of the public HT site you need to follow some basic rules.
1.Provide basic clinical information like age, condition,symptoms,etc.2.Ask a question that relates to the information provided.This is not a chat room & docs cannot see what you upload,previous or future questions. You are welcome to start over.What you submitted makes no sense.

In brief: Poor question

To get the most out of the public HT site you need to follow some basic rules.
1.Provide basic clinical information like age, condition,symptoms,etc.2.Ask a question that relates to the information provided.This is not a chat room & docs cannot see what you upload,previous or future questions. You are welcome to start over.What you submitted makes no sense.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics

In brief: Depends

How old is the child? What are you catheterizing? And for what?

In brief: Depends

How old is the child? What are you catheterizing? And for what?
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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