Cystoscopy in Wolverhampton
At Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital our experienced urologists can provide you with rapid access to a diagnostic cystoscopy procedure. Read more…
|Initial consultation||from £200|
|Pre-assessment, Main treatment and Post-discharge care||£1,540|
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Why choose Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital for your cystoscopy?
Our expert urologists specialise in diagnostic cystoscopy at Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital. Using a cystoscope (tiny camera inserted through the urethra) our urinary experts can examine your bladder and urethra tube. Our experienced consultants perform cystoscopy with excellent diagnosis accuracy and you can expect to receive your results quickly after the procedure.
Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital has built a robust reputation in the West Midlands as one of the area's leading private hospitals. Our range of state-of-the-art medical facilities and unrivalled primary care signify that you will be in the best possible hands for your treatment.
We understand our patients private healthcare needs and as a result are able to offer rapid access to surgery, a packaged treatment plan with no hidden costs and no time limits on your aftercare.
What happens during a cystoscopy in Wolverhampton?
- A cystoscopy is usually performed using a variety of anaesthetics
- You may also be given a sedative to help you relax
- An anaesthesiologist will recommend what method will be used based on your own situation
- This procedure is usually performed as a day case meaning you will be able to go home the day of your procedure
- A jelly like substance will be applied to your urethra. This is a local anaesthetic to numb the area and help the cystoscope pass through your urethra
- Your consultant will ease the cystoscope gently through your urethra and carefully examine the passage as well as the lining of your bladder
- Sterile water may be used to flush the area
- They will look for any abnormalities and may take a urine or tissue sample for analysis in a lab
- In some cases a tissue sample will be taken and sent to a lab for analysis
- You may be given antibiotics to help prevent any infection.
Going home after your cystoscopy in Wolverhampton
- You should arrange for someone to drive you home when you are discharged
- For the first few days after a cystoscopy many people experience a burning sensation when urinating
- In addition, if you have had a tissue sample taken you may see blood in your urine
- Drink plenty of water to help ease these symptoms.
Most people recover well from a cystoscopy. Complications are rare but they could include:
- Swelling in your urethra (inability to pass urine)
- Urinary tract infection