HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Support Posts > Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)

HysterSisters answers for your Hysterectomy Questions With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get free booklets, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more. You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!

Reply

pain after catheter removal pain after catheter removal

Thread Tools
  #1  
Unread 11-13-2009, 07:45 AM
pain after catheter removal

I had a TVH and TVT and perioplasty on 11/6. My bladder was nicked and as a result I had to keep the catheter in for 6 days. It ws taken out yesterday 11/12 and I came home and was able to pee. It wasn't a whole lot but I haven't benn drinking a whole lot. I wondered the rest of the day if my bladder was emptying all the way. I had to strain a little to go, but I never felt a great urge to go. However when I got up in the middle of the night to go, I had to strain to get it all out and I felt a throbbing pain. No burning just throbbing pain kinda in the area where your urethra is. I took a good hour for the pain to subside. When I woke up in the morning same thing. I am terrified I will have to get catheter back in. Or is this normal for the first few days? Thanks
  #2  
Unread 11-14-2009, 08:49 PM
Re: pain after catheter removal

I look forward to seeing answers to your question. I had my hysterectomy on 11/9 and my bladder was attached to my uterus so they had to detach it and sew it up. I came home with a catheter and I'm stressing about it. There was blood in it yesterday and little pieces of body tissue. And the worst thing is the gas pains. I know it's only been 6 days and I should be patient but I totally didn't expect this. A catheter and gas pains were not on the menu. I just sneezed a minute ago and thought I would die!
Glad to know you are out there and that I'm not alone.
Barbara
  #3  
Unread 11-14-2009, 08:58 PM
Re: pain after catheter removal

Hi.. my bladder was also cut and was sent home with the catherter for 10 days...It felt a little wierd the first few days after it was out but now I feel totally fine....I guess people sometimes get a urinary tract infection with the catherter so if it still bothers you I would call, maybe you might have a uti..
Reply

HysterSisters Free Hysterectomy Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy with 50 pages of information, helpful tips and hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy through an organized timeline.




Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
2 Replies, Last Reply 07-27-2010, Started By coopster
2 Replies, Last Reply 07-20-2010, Started By MeToo1
2 Replies, Last Reply 09-28-2009, Started By janjelly
7 Replies, Last Reply 10-30-2008, Started By pikt357
4 Replies, Last Reply 03-24-2008, Started By pdwhoney
17 Replies, Last Reply 12-18-2007, Started By Kirpiggy
3 Replies, Last Reply 12-13-2007, Started By meljen
2 Replies, Last Reply 06-01-2007, Started By kimohawk
2 Replies, Last Reply 11-16-2006, Started By FleurDallas
18 Replies, Last Reply 12-23-2004, Started By kindred
9 Replies, Last Reply 06-16-2004, Started By vickieinsd
3 Replies, Last Reply 03-19-2004, Started By klr
8 Replies, Last Reply 02-19-2004, Started By leeprice
5 Replies, Last Reply 04-26-2003, Started By semperfidelis
3 Replies, Last Reply 04-26-2003, Started By elvis
5 Replies, Last Reply 03-17-2003, Started By SallyB
4 Replies, Pelvic Floor and Bladder Issues
15 Replies, Pelvic Floor and Bladder Issues
2 Replies, Pelvic Floor and Bladder Issues
3 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)


Hysterectomy News

December 19,2014

CURRENT NEWS

Anxiety And Stress - Kiss The Season To Be Jolly
Hystersisters Checking-in Newsletter has been published for December relating anxiety and stress to menopausal symptoms ... News Archive

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays

UPCOMING EVENTS

Pre-Op Chat 9 pm eastern Dec.29

I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


Advertisement


Featured Videos

Dr. Ellen Wilson answers questions about pap smears aft...

Dr. Ellen Wilson answers questions about yearly checkup...

Dr. Mollie Cartwright answers questions about emotional...

Dr. Mini answers question: Will sex be different follow...

HysterSisters App Store Android app on Google Play


Advertisement