Pyeloplasty: Caring for your child at home after the procedure

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Find out how to take care of your child following a pyeloplasty operation. Dressing changes, activity level, medications and diet are discussed.

Key points

  • Your child should take all their medications as directed by the doctor.
  • Change your child's bandage each day for three days after they get home. After that your child does not need a bandage.
  • Your child should avoid rough play, contact sports and gym class until after their follow-up appointment.
Last updated: November 10th 2009