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Inability to urinate post colonoscopy, emergency situation ?

My daughter had a colonoscopy at 6am this morning. She was finally released at 5pm. She was unable to urinate. She finally was able to urinate and was sent home. It is now 12:20am. She feels the need to urinate but, is unable to. She is in severe pain . is there anything I can do to help? Or should I take her to the ER??
Asked On : Fri, 4 May 2012
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Pediatrician 's  Response
hello,
welcome to hcm
thanks for the query
what is her age?
is she having constipation or taking any medication or any malignancy?please mention previous history.
if she is not able to urinate then contact your nearest hospital.she may need catheterisation and some medications
take care
Answered: Fri, 4 May 2012
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