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    Suggest treatment for perianal abscess

Posted on Sat, 1 Jul 2017 in Abdominal Pain
Question: Hi,
I got a surgery done for Perianal Abscess today. Now that I back home, I am having urge to urinate but hardly few drops are coming out. I may have had less water today because of the surgery. What should I do?
Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel 16 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Various reasons for the same with immediate action narrated herewith.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Dear,
I evaluated your query thoroughly.

* There are various reasons for the same like,
- post-operative pain - dehydration - post anesthesia ( particularly spinal)

* Currently consume immediately 1 glass of water, 250 ml of green tea or
Coffee, 250 ml lemon juice at interval of 15 minutes each ( if you have no

Kindly provide me further details as:
1. name of surgery(it'll be mentioned in the surgical note), type of anesthesia ( general / spinal )
2. duration of hospital stay had kept per urethral catheter in hospital
3. had passed urine in hospital
4. hours of NBM(Nil by mouth) after surgery, how much IV fluids, orally taken after surgery
5. vomiting after surgery

6. current status of pain at operative site
7. is your bladder full (can you palpate distension/bulge in lower abdomen
with pain in the pelvis)

8. is there burning in urination
9. when the last dose of pain killer was given as injection / oral medicines

Thanks for using HealthcareMagic and giving me an opportunity to assist you in your medical needs .
Awaiting your details for further assistance.
Regards dear.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel

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