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  • Female Cystoscopy ~ DON'T worry!!!!!

    I had a Cystoscopy yesterday afternoon. I've known for about a month that I would have to have one and I have been worried sick about it. Found some awful posts on the net about it, and then fortunately found many reassuring posts on this forum! Trust me that when the ladies on here say " …

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  • Sedation for female flexible cystoscopy?

    I am booked for a flexible cystoscopy in four weeks time, to try to find out the cause for microscopic blood in my urine. I am dreading the procedure but more so now after speaking to the clinics receptionist. She said I needed to bring a driver as I would be sedated and too woozy and uncomfortable …

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  • cystoscopy and urethral dilation

    help !!! i have recently been for a cystoscopy after having persistant uti's .I was told i had a very narrow urethra and was advised to go for a urethral dilation under GA .This is booked for Dec 8th but I have been told horror stories of this not working and I would eventually lose bladder …

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  • Irritation following cystoscopy 5 days ago

    Hello there, Back in November I had a really bad UTI. After 3 courses of antibiotics I still had irritation in my urethra and a feeling of needing to pee all the time. I would describe it as a constant tickle like sensation. My GP was at a loss as dipstick tests and urine cultures showed no …

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  • Gross Hematuria

    Ok, so gross Hematuria.... only once. No pain, no problems. Went to doctors, sent me to urologist. Booked me in for cystoscopy under a general as I had hypospadias when I was younger...... anyway. Had ct scan.... never heard back from anyone about ct scan? (Assuming was clear!)On the morning of …

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  • Terrible urinary tract pain, no diagnosis.

    Just over a year ago I had a terrible uti that spead to my kidneys and was resistant to my antibiotics. The infection eventually went away but the pain and uti symptoms have remained EVERY DAY for the past 365+ days. The symptoms are also getting worse- I am getting painful muscle spasms I cant …

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  • Cystoscopy

    I am a 60 YO male who had a cystoscopy yesterday at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville Fl.  I had a few sleepless nights leading up to the procedure and I can tell you that the fear of the procedure for me was far worse than the actual procedure.  After the urologist’s assistant prepped me …

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  • Anyone ever have an unknown cause for gross hematuria?

    I am undergoing evaluation for 3 gross hematurias and 5 positive blood dip sticks over the last 4 years. The cystoscopy (which was the worst thing ever btw) was negative. He saw nothing in my bladder and said GREAT NEWS!... now ct of kidneys and pelvis are negative and he is telling me this is …

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  • Hypospadias

    My eurethra is not at the tip of my penis and I am due to have the camera in my bladder I am worried they might not be adle to do the flexible cystoscopy as my urethra is not in the correct position any help would be appreciated and stop me worrying 

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  • Male Rigid Cystoscopy and dilation uk

    Hi I'm 33 years old and from the UK. I'm booked in tomorrow morning for a rigid cystoscopy and dilation. I've been told I can choose between a general or epidural anaesthetic but I'm scared stiff. In the past I had a few drug problems which has rendered most of my veins collapsed, …

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  • Referral to Urology for Cystoscopy. Female 27

    Hi everyone, new to this group. Just wondering if there’s anyone in here around my age? I have had blood in Urine for 3 months plus, uti infections in between but not always. Every dip test I do or GP they always show blood in urine. Only symptom I have is swollen abdomen & lower back pain.

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  • Rigid cystoscopy

    Hey ya’ll, I had an unexpected visit to emergency yesterday following a fall from my bike while out on the track. Long story short I went over the handle bars and landed half on my bike. I took a blow in the tummy just above my boy parts and had immediate sharp pain and shortly after was peeing …

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  • urethral dilatation

    I am being scheduled for this procedure (under anesthesia) and I am trying to find some up to date reviews regarding this procedure. I must admit, that I am a little nervous and everything I read is at least 3 yrs out. Anyone out there, that has had this procedure done recently that can give me …

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  • Chronic Pain _ Post Cystoscopy Urethral Dialation

    Hello I am a 32 yrs old male. I have seen a urologist as It seems I had a poor flow of urination. My Urologist suggests that I should go through Cystoscopy to find out whats going on. and it would be a minor procedure. I had my Cystoscopy about 3 months back and since then I haven't had a …

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  • Do not get a cystoscopy Done

    Yes I had a cystoscopy done yesterday and I wish now I never had it done now I am still peeing blood and burning when I go the only thing he found was 2 red spots and he had said in his own gut it was not bladder cancer too me I don't believe he knows what he was doing and I sure do not feel …

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  • Cystoscopy

    I had a cystoscopy yesterday. I was very nervous when I was told by my doctor to undergo the procedure. I quite remember in 2004  I had a similar one but was put to sleep so when the Doctor told me it will be performed with my eyes on, I was a little bit skeptical. Got in the clinic with this …

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  • Trying to figure out what s going on with me!!

    I'm 51 been thru menopause, approx month ago I noticed blood on t/paper sometimes more than others, had CT scan and UTI test nothing but blood showed n urine, some pain in abdomen and lower. Trying to figure out what this could b next appt n 2 weeks urologist, just worried, can anyone help with …

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  • Haematuria and Cystoscopy

    Hi Due to Haematuria , I went under Cystoscopy to weeks ago, but because of blood in the bladder, the visibility was very poor and the result was inconclusive. I am having another one in 3 days time, but still a lots of blood in urine, which worries me that the same poor visibility would …

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  • Cancer

    I'm a 53 year old male with type 2 diabetes mellitus.  I've been diagnosed with GAD,  depression,  2 inguinal hernias, obesity. In February 2017 I was urinating more than I thought I should. So I went into my doctor.  They found microscopic hematuria in my urine 3-10hpf.& …

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  • Going in for 4th Cystoscopy since Oct.

    Background first..... Went for Cystoscopy in Oct because of urinary pain, problems initiating flow, pee trickling, constant feeling of not draining bladder and UTI symptoms without infections showing up in tests. This went on for over a year before I could get a Dr to listen. Anyway, first Cysto …

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  • Had a cystoscopy 3 months ago constant perineum pain

    God morning, Joined here out of frustration because I feel I don’t have anywhere else to turn. I recently had a cystoscopy done as i have been dealing with penile pain.  Got a cystoscopy done and after pleading with the doctor to be careful I felt like he just rushed in and out. Now I have …

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  • SEPSIS INFECTION

    I had a cystoscopy procedure at the hospital and when I arrived home I became very ill and had a high temperature and vomiting. About two hours later I was taken back to the hospital by ambulance with an oxygen mask over my face. On examination, it was discovered that I had picked up a sepsis …

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  • Male flexible cystoscopy - is procedure visible to patient?

    I've had painful urination for several weeks and came up negative for UTI, STD etc. The doctor said not much more could be gathered from blood or urine tests and suggested a cystoscopy to see if there was a deeper problem. After he explained the basics I was not looking forward to the concept …

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  • FEMALE FLEXIBLE CYSTOSCOPY EXPERIENCE

    I wanted to write about my experience of flexible cystoscopy, as when I was going to have mine, I found very little information about the experience for women, and it was worrying. I hope this is helpful to others! In my case I had been having really pesistent, severe and regular urinary …

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  • Think I am having panic attacks

    I had a rigid cystoscopy done in the office with no numbing gel or anesthesia of any kind.  I thought the doctor was shoving razor blades into me.  Before the scope I was told that it would be around a 2 in the pain scale, some slight stinging and really no different from a catheter.  …

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  • cystoscopy on friday

    hello, ive just come across this forum and wanted to speak to others with a similar experience. for the past year ive had frequent urine infections from once a month to once every few weeks. the hospital have completed various different scans and tests which have all come back clear. ive been …

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  • My Cystourethroscopy Experience - Professional and Pleasant

    I'm a 66-year-old man, and my Urologist is a woman.  During my 'new-patient' exam and work-up it was discovered that I had micro hematuria.  My doctor ordered a CT scan, bloodwork, and a cystourethroscopy.  With the cysto procedure, I had a vague idea of what would happen, …

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  • Cystoscopy pain threshold

    Hi I am 53 having had some urinary problem's .I was booked in to have the flexible camera inserted. Having trawled the net looking to see what happens and getting anxious about it.Anyway had the procedure done a walk in the park ,But afterwards the nurse told me it was pain free having the gel …

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  • Couldn't due Systoscopy: Female

    I have been having problems peeing for almost a year now. Hard time initiating stream, low flow, takes forever to pee, lower abdominal pain etc. I was diagnosed many times with UTI's but after full tests were done on the urine there was no infection. After 8 months was finally referred to a …

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  • Nervous about cystoscopy

    I have some small stones in my bladder and am going for a cystoscopy on Friday. I am extremely anxious about the procedure, the thought of it makes me feel sick. I know I’m going to get upset when it comes to it. Any stories of your own experiences that can make me feel better?

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  • Flexible cystoscopy experience

    Hi folks I had a flexible cystoscopy last week after problems with weeing too frequently. I'm a 47 Year old man and have anxiety issues about most things in life alas, especially with medical procedures. I want to reassure folks however there is nothing to worry about with this procedure. I …

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  • Flexible cystoscopy (male)

    I'm a 36 y/o male and underwent a flexible cystoscopy last week. Thought I'd register with this forum just to share my experience with other chaps who might be worried about the procedure. Once you're prepped and ready to receive the cystoscope, the procedure, itself, lasts probably …

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  • Urodynamics

    My doctor wants me to have a urodynamics test prior to surgery. Has anyone ever had one of these, if so does it hurt. I've been told it's a bit embarrassing.

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