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Do you have to have a catheter with every kind of surgery or just some?
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In brief: Some
It depends on the type of surgery.
Longer surgical procedures, more complicated procedures, emergency surgery, or those people that may have multiple medical illnesses may have a urinary catheter. They catheter is usually removed soon after surgery.

In brief: Some
It depends on the type of surgery.
Longer surgical procedures, more complicated procedures, emergency surgery, or those people that may have multiple medical illnesses may have a urinary catheter. They catheter is usually removed soon after surgery.
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