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If pain must I call my doctor if I have a nephrostomy tube insertion?

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Dr. Eric Chen
Radiology

In brief: You should

You should call your doctor if you have pain after nephrostomy tube placement.
It may indicate a malfunctioning or misplaced tube, but may also be normal irritation in the kidney caused by the tube.

In brief: You should

You should call your doctor if you have pain after nephrostomy tube placement.
It may indicate a malfunctioning or misplaced tube, but may also be normal irritation in the kidney caused by the tube.
Dr. Eric Chen
Dr. Eric Chen
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Call

Sue, if in pain.

In brief: Call

Sue, if in pain.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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