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I have had a catheter in me for over a week. Is this normal?

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I have had a catheter in me for over a week. Is this normal?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Hello,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

Why the catheter was introduced?

What was the diagnosis?

Do you feel any new symptom?

Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Hello again,

I was waiting for your reply.

Catheter can be kept for a week or longer.

This depends on the precise nature of your underlying condition.

If you feel any new symp***** *****ke burning, leakage, fever etc. you need to take n examination by doctor again.

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