What factors increase the risks of complications regarding the suprapubic cystostomy procedure?

As part of your pre-operative preparation, your doctor will tell you what contraindications apply before the surgery.

It’s essential to follow your doctor’s recommendations and avoid certain factors that can impair the result of the intervention.

Some of the factors that contribute to the risk of complications are:

  • smoking
  • drinking alcohol

Chronic diseases like diabetes and obesity also contribute to an increased risk of complications.

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