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Cathing Myths

Get the facts about some of the most common myths about intermittent cathing.

Debunking the Myths About Cathing

Sometimes there is confusion around using an intermittent catheter (IC) and it can sometimes be challenging to know what to listen to and what to ignore. Here are some of the unfortunate myths you may hear but let us share the facts.

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