Successful tamponade with Rusch balloon catheter, Sengstaken-Blakemore tube, rolled gauze and recently with condom catheter
Urethral catheters, condom catheters
, and nosocomial urinary tract infections.
In 2012, Kampantais and colleagues summarized the literature and detailed 20 patients with penile FEPs; nine of these patients had a history of chronic condom catheter
The downside to condom catheters
lies in men's anatomy.
The lowest ranked items were all types of condom catheters
with accompanying urine collection devices (leg bags) (mean scores ranged from 17 to 9).
In clean-voided specimens from catheter-free men using condom catheters
, [greater than or equal to]10[sup.
Recently Peña and Prada described a rare case of lymphedematous fibroe pithelial polyp of the glans penis not associated with long-term condom catheter
use; the patient had a 4-month history of lower urinary tract symptoms.
If you have this type or have had a sphincterotomy, wearing an external collecting device or condom catheter
will keep you dry.
Urine outflow can then be managed with a condom catheter
or the ECD.
The most common are intermittent catheterization program (ICP), condom catheter
drainage, indwelling catheter (Foley), suprapubic cystostomy, and the Crede method.
Other minor surgical techniques such as the sphincterotomy and/or the bladder-neck resection allow some people to continue intermittent catheterization or condom catheter
drainage rather than requiring the use of an indwelling urethral catheter.
Therefore, when staff identified a need to have more choices of condom catheters
for male patients, the task force responded immediately.