September 24, 2018

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Help with endometeriosis

Patient: I’m having diagnostic laparoscopy Friday, if any complications such as not being able to urinate occur, will they keep me overnight?



Doctor: HelloThanks for the query. It is possible to have complications from any surgery, anesthesia related and surgery relat ed complication can happen.It is possible to have urine retention post a laparoscopy, though a rare complication.Yes, there are possibilities to keep you overnight, the decision depends on the complication and the opinion of the surgeon who has treated youHope this helpedRegards




Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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