Your child has come home from the hospital with a urinary catheter or tube which drains urine from your child’s bladder to the outside of the body example into a urine bag.
There are some things you need to take note when caring for your child’s catheter at home.
Ensure that your child drinks sufficient water daily. General guideline per day:
Exception:Patients who are on fluid restriction should follow the doctor’s instructions.
Seek immediate medical attention at the Children’s Emergency, Children’s Tower Basement 1, if tube falls out or there are sign and symptoms of Urinary Tract infection such as:
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