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Date : 03-Jul-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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User:Hello
Doctor:Hi,
Please proceed with your query
User:Doctor..as you know about my father's prostate surgery on 3 XXXXXXX
User:he is having problem in controlling passing of urine
User:sometimes he passes it in his pants only
User:not able to control
Doctor:Has he consulted his doctor after the procedure?
User:doctor has asked to visit after a month
User:after the surgery they had got some reports
User:and in that everything is normal
User:I belive they had sent the samples to XXXXXXX for testing
Doctor:What medicines is he on now?
User:medicines exactly I do not know the names
User:but as per discussion with my sister
User:he was provided with 7 different kind of tablets which are to be taken for certain duration
User:just today he finished the course
User:and he was provided with a syrup to avoid constipation
Doctor:In this context, I suggest he discuss with his treating doctor.
Doctor:urine incontinence may be the effect of the procedure or may be due to some of the medicines that he is taking.
Doctor:His treating surgeon will be the most appropriate person to address this problem.
User:ok..at night too he needs to use a container in which he can urinate
User:or else he needs to get up every few minutes which is not possible for him due to weakness
Doctor:I understand his symptoms.
Doctor:In my opinion, he should talk to the treating surgeon.
User:ok..
User:just wanted a suggestion if is it something abnormal
Doctor:My answers here will be limited in view of very short information.
Doctor:His symptoms are definitely not normal. However the treating doctor is the person who can inform us whether or not this is something concerning.
User:ok doctor..thank you
User:I have no more queries
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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