When your doctor first prescribes an intermittent catheter, they will match you with the best type of catheter to suit your personal needs. There are many different types of catheters, and it may take trying a few different types before finding the one that is most comfortable and effective for your specific needs.
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Self-catheterization can be tricky, but with these tips you'll feel confident next time you need to use an intermittent catheter at home or on-the-go.