Tagged: Bladder

Bladder ultrasound- ultrasound HD

There’s more to scanning the bladder than just measuring the volume of urine. This video from Ultrasound HD will teach you to spot a range of bladder pathology. It also decribes ultrasound guided suprapubic...

Why won’t the catheter drain? Part 2

If you have read the first of these two posts you can find it here. At first glance the catheter appears to be lying outside the bladder. Flushing the catheter whilst scanning the pelvis...

Why won’t the catheter drain?

An elderly male patient presents because his catheter isn’t draining. He has had a urethral catheter for many months. It had stopped draining two days previously and was changed by a district nurse. There...

Bladder volume assessment

Assessing the bladder volume with ultrasound is quick and simple. The video below shows, from Gulfcoast Ultrasound shows you how. Find out how to measure volume on your ultrasound machine, it should have this...