Prolonged catheterization after vaginal prolapse surgery.

@article{Vierhout1998ProlongedCA,
  title={Prolonged catheterization after vaginal prolapse surgery.},
  author={Mark Ewout Vierhout},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={1998},
  volume={77 10},
  pages={
          997-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the domestic use of a transurethral Foley catheter after discharge from the hospital in patients with urinary retention after vaginal prolapse surgery. METHODS We reviewed 27 patients who used a Foley catheter at home after prolapse surgery. All patients were interviewed by postal questionnaire regarding their experience of this procedure. RESULTS Of 263 vaginal prolapse operations 27 (11%) needed a prolonged catheterization period at home. In all but two patients… CONTINUE READING
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