Post op peeing

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A Michigan Medicine nurse recently studied how to reduce urinary retention issues in patients anesthetized for outpatient surgery. Now, her work has wider potential. Two years ago, Lori Dager, R. The reason: postoperative urinary retention POUR , an inability to urinate after having anesthesia. Urinary retention is a common complication that arises after a patient has anesthesia or surgery.

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Post-op Urinary Retention - StatPearls - NCBI Bookshelf

NCBI Bookshelf. AJ Pomajzl ; Larry E. Siref 2. Postoperative urinary retention is the inability to urinate after a surgical procedure despite having a full bladder. It is a relatively common complication of both outpatient and inpatient procedures and, having the ability to recognize and manage postoperative urinary retention is essential for any provider responsible for the treatment of a postoperative patient. This activity reviews the evaluation and management of postoperative urinary retention and examines the role of the healthcare team in managing patients with this condition. Objectives: Identify the etiology of postoperative urinary retention.

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Last Updated: July 9, References Approved. This article was co-authored by Robert Dhir, MD. With over 10 years of experience, Dr. His practice has been named a Center of Excellence for the UroLift procedure, and is a pioneer in non-surgical procedures for ED using his patented Wave Therapy. He earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Georgetown University and was awarded honors in pre-medical studies, urology, orthopedics, and ophthalmology.