There are two main reasons for catheterizing yourself. One is to empty your bladder on a regular schedule and to keep yourself dry. Another reason is to keep your bladder from getting over-distended. This keeps your kidneys healthy and prevents infections.
If you have any questions or concerns during office hours, call the nurses at (617) 732-4838 and press #2. If you are having difficulty and the office is closed please call the office and press #0 and you will be connected with the Partners Paging System. The page operator will contact the provider on call.
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