Foley Catheter (cont.)
After the Procedure
A slight irritation in the urethral area may be felt.
Switch to looser fitting cotton clothing.
Do not use chemical irritants in the genital area and keep the area clean.
The doctor will want to follow up with the patient in a few days. If the patient has any questions, he or she should not hesitate to call the doctor.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/3/2014
Arasi Thangavelu-Veluswamy, MD, FAAEM
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