Prostate Surgery Enables Patients to Leave Hospital Catheter Free
New prostate surgery enables patients to leave hospital catheter free, rather then burdening them with a urethral catheter. A urethral catheter is a thin tube which is inserted into the penis and up into the urethra in order to drain urine from the body. It is often uncomfortable, sometimes painful and patients dislike going home wearing the catheter.
At the Birmingham Prostate Clinic we have introduced a new approach, first developed in America by the urologist Mani Menon, which enables patients to go home catheter .
It is based on using a drainage device inse...Read More