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    It is pretty helpful to see how people approach...

    It is pretty helpful to see how people approach doing gentamicin installation. Hopefully this is effective against increased bacteria levels for using indwelling Foley catheters. I have been using...
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    These last three posts were really helpful. It...

    These last three posts were really helpful. It makes sense that anabiotic resistance is an a problem with gentamicin installation in the bladder. Just a little wary after having problems with...
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    Reluctant to use Gentamicin

    After having a bad UTI/bladder infection due to Pseudomonas that required intravenous antibiotics to clear I am reluctant to use Gentamicin flushes. I have read other posts on this forum about...
  4. My urologist was on top of things and didn’t take...

    My urologist was on top of things and didn’t take the PICC line out until a urine culture came back clear of the Pseudomonas after seven days of taking IV antibiotics. Besides I would have made...
  5. I have a good update to share. After seven days...

    I have a good update to share. After seven days of intravenous The pseudomonas bacteria infection I had seems to be cleared up and out of my life. My bladder and quality-of-life is better since Im...
  6. Its now been 4 days since I finished the 7 days...

    Its now been 4 days since I finished the 7 days of the antibiotic mirepenem via IV a Pseudomonas infection of my bladder. I have been feeling much better the past few days with far less bladder...
  7. To help prevent UTIs why is your fruit and...

    To help prevent UTIs why is your fruit and vegetables… Found out something that everyone susceptible to UTIs should know. After the Doctor Who did my Botox procedure today came in to see me, He...
  8. You two have been through a lot over the years...

    You two have been through a lot over the years dealing with stubborn, resistant UTIs and bladder infections. It is really scary that the bacteria that causes these infections seems to be...
  9. Needing Intravenous IV for Bladder-UTI Infection

    Unfortunately because of the presence of two strains of strong bacteria in my bladder I have been receiving intravenous antibiotics (Meropenem) which is being delivered by a picc line as I write...
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    This may sound dumb but couldn’t bacteria in the...

    This may sound dumb but couldn’t bacteria in the fecal transplant cause another bladder/UTI infection? I will try anything that would help, right now I’m being treated for the fifth day out of seven...
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    Doesn’t seem like people will notice the post ...

    Doesn’t seem like people will notice the post since it was put on the end of the old post I had.
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    Could the SCI nurse or someone else share their...

    Could the SCI nurse or someone else share their approaches to staying healthy, avoiding infections, while using an in dwelling supra pubic catheter? I have a pretty good idea of the closed system...
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    I tried the Duette catheter when the company...

    I tried the Duette catheter when the company that sells it shipped a ?sample? to me. Having the second balloon seem to agree with my bladder but the issue is the cost of these catheters.
    Has...
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    I have been using bard silicone coated elastomer...

    I have been using bard silicone coated elastomer supra pubic catheter, 22FR, 10 mL balloon.
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    Seems like some of the habits I’ve gotten into...

    Seems like some of the habits I’ve gotten into over the years, when it comes to the urology/bladder/catheter department, really are not so good. It’s never too late to learn…

    So today I have...
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    The last time I had Botox injections will be...

    The last time I had Botox injections will be about six months ago when I get it done again. Last time this was done my bladder was very calm, much more comfortable, and relaxed. Prior to this I had...
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    Bladder problems/UTI?s

    I’ve had bladder problems on and off that involves pain from bladder spasms and voiding. Having your pants get soaked while you are trying to live your life or when you’re out in public is not fun.
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    Yes I am being careful with staying off the area...

    Yes I am being careful with staying off the area and I am trying to get an appointment for wound care. Pressure mapping may have to be done at a Wheelchair vendor
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    Yesterday the wound measured about an inch...

    Yesterday the wound measured about an inch across but it was hard to measure as the skin there wants to fold over and it’s self a little. Thanks to the help of my fiance who has lots and lots of...
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    IUnfortunately after looking at the staging...

    IUnfortunately after looking at the staging standards it really looks like The wound I have is much more of a Stage 2 since the skin is broken at the wound site. Could really use suggestions on...
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    The usual approach for a stage 1 wound like that...

    The usual approach for a stage 1 wound like that is keep the affected area clean, silver gel should help with that, and then cover it with sterile gauze pads. Put his feet or heels on a pillow at...
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    I’ve heard of people using honey on some wounds....

    I’ve heard of people using honey on some wounds. Just really need this one to clear up so I can work and not be stuck in bed… Got bills to pay
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    Getting Small Wound Healed

    :banghead: After going 9 years without a skin breakdown/wound I?m writing this post from bed as I try to get a somewhat stubborn small wound to heal. After reviewing the staging standards we...
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    Since it’s been a few since my last post on this...

    Since it’s been a few since my last post on this thread I wanted to update things and say that unfortunately I’m still having a lot of trouble with leaking around the SP stoma. It’s a very...
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    A CAT scan was also done which showed no...

    A CAT scan was also done which showed no blockage, no perforation and no ileus. They helped me have a large BM with stronger laxatives, gave me fluids via an IV and did bloodwork all which helped....
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