Call for help if your child:

  •   Has problems putting in the catheter
  •   Has sore skin
  •   Is not able to pull the foreskin back if uncircumcised
  •   Has cloudy, smelly urine; mucous or blood in the urine
  •   Has fever over 100° F or 38° C
  •   Is wet more often between CIC
  •   Has pain with CIC
  •   Has low urine output

If you need help or have questions or concerns, call:

Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Pediatric urology nurse at University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital: 1-319-353-8289 or toll-free at 1-888-573-5437

After hours, weekends, or holidays
The hospital operator at 1-319-356-1616 or toll-free at 1-888-573-5437 and ask for the urology resident on call.