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Author Topic: Anyone had a Cystoscopy?  (Read 1580 times)

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Offline synergyhomepage

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Anyone had a Cystoscopy?
« on: January 09, 2013, 01:26:56 PM »
This procedure will leave no painful memories, just a wierd interaction with my doc right? :-[

Offline RWR

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Re: Anyone had a Cystoscopy?
« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2013, 11:07:01 AM »
Good luck

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Offline gwb2012

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Re: Anyone had a Cystoscopy?
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2013, 12:53:19 PM »
Yes I have had. interesting to say the least. If he knows what he is doing there will be little to no pain.

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Re: Anyone had a Cystoscopy?
« Reply #3 on: January 20, 2013, 04:11:35 PM »
yes, I have had a few, prior to having a Prosteva prostate surgery (a kind of 'microwave' ablation of prostate tissue, to reduce the pressure on the urethra).   The cystoscopy was certainly no fun, but not the worst thing I have had done by a long stretch.

At least the tube/scope is very flexible...the Prosteva device they inserted into me was LONG and straight and HARD.   They did it with no anesthesia, too....so that was a totally different story.

Let us know how it turns out.

HUGS, Alan
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