Problems with urination after childbirth frequent urination, delay, pain
The recovery process after birth is very heavy and requires much effort and patience. Often girls have a difficult mochevyvodjashie occurs in the period after the birth. To affect such a condition can many factors. The deviation may be inability to urinate, lack of urge to empty the bladder or false signals. As a rule, difficulty in excretion of urine is associated with reduced tone and muscle tension in the pelvic bottom.
The main problems with urination after childbirth
The absence of desires
Often, after delivery, the girls face the problem as a lack of desire to go to the toilet to pee. Even in the case of maximum filling of the bladder a woman does not feel the urge to have it drained. Doctors explain this by the fact that after birth there is no pressure of the uterus on the internal organ. Often the deviation caused by reduced vitality and increased size of the bladder. Often after a woman has given birth to reduced sensitivity because of childbirth with the use of drugs to eliminate the pain. Loss of sensitivity happens because of spazmirovannah muscles or fear of pain.
Usually doctors will not prescribe any specific therapy to eliminate this problem. Over time, the tone itself will increase and swelling will disappear. Thus, after some period of urination will improve. The woman, not yet recovered the normal excretion of urine, it is recommended from time to time to visit the toilet, not waiting for the urge to urinate.
Frequent excretion of urine in large quantity may be associated with the removal of the remaining fluid from the body. It is normal for the first time after delivery. If after several days the problem has not disappeared and the woman still often goes to urinate, but the output appears small quantity of urine, it is likely that the deviation is caused by an inflammatory process in the bladder. The infection could penetrate into the internal organ during delivery. A woman should consult a gynecologist and diagnose before you attempt to repair inflammation.
Many women after birth, concerned about soreness, which arise in the process of excretion of urine. Pain during urination caused by trauma, rupture of the perineum and post-partum joints. When the urine gets to the damaged areas, there is pain when urinating. With this deviation, pee in bidet, while turning warm spray. Thus, it is possible to avoid pain and getting urine on the wounds. After healing all wounds and stitches discomfort disappear. If it hurts during urination, then this indicates that the resulting inflammation, which should eliminate medical drugs.
The delay of urine
The delay of urine after childbirth is not uncommon and is observed on the first day. Sometimes the delay persists for several days, then everything returns to normal. This condition is characterized by intermittent mochevyvodjashie or inability to fully empty the bladder. Deviation is associated with a decrease in muscle tone or edema in the bladder.
The delay of urine often occurs due to small hemorrhages in the bladder due to injuries caused by baby’s head during passage through the birth channels.
During such deviations the girl is experiencing pain while urinating that occur in the lower abdomen. Postpartum women in this case, carry out the emptying of the bladder. It is proposed to go to the toilet with warm currents or applying a warm heating pad to the area of the bladder to cause urination. If such procedures are not helping to empty internal body from the urine, then intramuscularly injected 25% solution magnesium sulfate.
Cystitis in puerperium
Often after childbirth have to deal with an issue like cystitis. For this reason, there is pain when urinating. Pathology characterized by an inflammatory process in the bladder, which is caused by infectious defeat. When attempts occur, the blood circulation in the pelvic organs, which causes infection in the acute form.
New mothers with this diagnosis the first time are under the strict supervision of medical personnel, because during the first days after delivery mochevyvodjashie may be absent altogether. In this case, the withdrawal of urine from the bladder through a catheter, which is introduced into the urethra. Thus, it is possible to avoid the inflammatory process.
Incontinence of urine
Common problem after childbirth is atony or, simply, incontinence of urine. The deviation is due to the strong stretching of the muscles during labor. As a rule, the disease occurs after rapid or prolonged labour. Incontinence of urine is often diagnosed in women who gave birth to a large baby naturally. In the area where is located the urethra, leaning over the bladder due to weakening of the muscles. Thus, there is leakage of urine from the bladder into the urethra. When you laugh, cough or exercise to the internal body pressure increases, which leads to involuntary mochevyvodjashie.
How to restore bladder function?
Birth is quite an exhausting process for the body, after which it is necessary to make efforts to adjust work of all internal organs. Is no exception the bladder. All doctors recommend as soon as possible after childbirth emptying the bladder to stimulate uterine contractions and to prevent the penetration of infection in the urinary tract.
If the birth was quite heavy and hard to climb at first, then you should ask the medical staff the ship, which must be heated. Try to turn on the water to reflex began the process of urination. When attempts to urinate, you should see the nurse, so she put in a catheter.
It is recommended to take such measures to stimulate the bladder:
- To train internal body drinking significant amounts of water. This is especially useful during breastfeeding.
- To force an internal organ to work recommended due to frequent trips to the toilet. As soon as childbirth, it is recommended to go to the toilet, even if there is no urgency.
- Often to get around, as walking has a stimulating effect on the gastrointestinal tract and bladder.
- Making special easy exercises which includes kegels. These exercises greatly strengthen the muscles located in the pelvic bottom.
Childbirth doctors advise not to consume foods and drinks that adversely affect the bladder and irritate it. Should give up coffee, hot spices and smoked food. In some cases, to resume normal functioning of the body requires a long time (up to 2 months). If the process is not improved, it is recommended to contact a gynecologist.
When to see a doctor?
When birth is left behind long ago, and the process of urination is not normal, then you should seek help. Immediate consultation is required in such cases:
- when wounds after tears and perineal incisions have healed, and pain during urination still bother;
- frequent urge to urinate, resulting in a negligible volume of urine;
- if the urine has acquired a cloudy color and has a sharp odor;
- there is an increase in body temperature after birth.
The symptoms listed above, often indicates the development of infectious diseases in the bladder and urinary tract. If it is not timely to identify and spend needs therapy, will develop complications. In the case when a woman is breastfeeding, the doctor appoints drugs that will not affect the state of the baby.