It is put in through your skin and into your kidney to drain your urine (pee). You may need a nephrostomy tube when something is blocking your normal flow of urine. Urine from your kidney passes through tubes called ureters.
Herein, what is the purpose of a nephrostomy tube?
A nephrostomy tube is a thin plastic tube that is passed from the back, through the skin and then through the kidney, to the point where the urine collects. Its job is to temporarily drain the urine that is blocked. This allows the kidney to function properly and protects it from further damage.
What foods calm the bladder?
Less Irritating Foods
Low-fat or whole milk.
Fruits such as honeydew melon, pears, raisins, watermelon, and cucumber.
Vegetables such as broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celery, mushrooms, peas, radishes, squash, and zucchini.
Why am I urinating so much all of a sudden?
Frequent urination can also develop as a habit. However, it can be a sign of kidney or ureter problems, urinary bladder problems, or another medical condition, such as diabetes mellitus, diabetes insipidus, pregnancy, or prostate gland problems. Other causes or related factors include: anxiety.