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If the post op time for putting rod in fibula/ tibia is short then why is a catheter needed?

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Dr. Keith Baldwin
Orthopedic Surgery - Pediatric

In brief: Hard to walk

It may be difficult to get up the first couple of days.
We put a catheter to relieve the pain/ anxiety associated with having to get up to go to the bathroom.

In brief: Hard to walk

It may be difficult to get up the first couple of days.
We put a catheter to relieve the pain/ anxiety associated with having to get up to go to the bathroom.
Dr. Keith Baldwin
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