Independent advice on private healthcare
Stretching of the urethra or the urethral opening for a poor urine stream caused by narrowing. A Urethrotomy involves inspection of the urethra and bladder, using a telescope, with cutting of the narrowed area using a knife or laser fibre.
However, urethral dilation for strictures is liable to cause additional urethral damage if performed inexpertly.
20 page PDF guide to "going private" for insured and self-paying patients.
- Advice on choosing a doctor and hospital
- Checklist for comparing providers
- Understanding prices