Virtual Cystoscopy

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW:

Virtual Cystoscopy (Discharge Care) Care Guide

A virtual cystoscopy is a procedure that uses a CT or MRI to take pictures of the inside of your bladder. Dye may be used to help your caregiver see your bladder better.

AFTER YOU LEAVE:

Follow up with your primary healthcare provider or urologist as directed:

Write down your questions so you remember to ask them during your visits.

Contact your primary healthcare provider or urologist if:

  • You have a fever or chills.

  • You have pain when you urinate.

  • Your skin itches or you have a new skin rash.

  • You have questions or concerns about your condition or care.

Seek care immediately or call 911 if:

  • You have blood or blood clots in your urine.

  • You have trouble urinating or cannot urinate.

  • You suddenly have shortness of breath

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The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.

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