Call for help if your child:

  • Has problems putting in the catheter 
  • Has sore skin
  • Has cloudy, smelly urine; mucous or blood in the urine
  • Has a 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.