Quoting Maggie~Mae:" I've had deflux injections in the past and I had to have them repeated about 2-3 times. Not sure if they ... [snip!] ... so I'm not familiar with what your LO is having issues with. But it sounds like she may have a UTI because of the bedwetting."
Quoting Maggie~Mae:" Gotcha. I have an augmented bladder and have had a procedure done so I can cath through my belly button. I would def call her doctor to get his opinion. Could be a UTI, could be deflux wearing down."
Quoting Destiny and Jamilyn's Mom:" I will call him... it just worries me bacause he told us he is only willing to do the deflux injections ... [snip!] ... and if its unsuccessful the third time around he would have no other option then to do a full reconstruction of her ureters."I'm sorry mama. My doctor was the same way - I would leak through my belly button at night and had 3 or 4 rounds of injections. It finally got to the point where the deflux was doing nothing so he had to go in and surgically try to fix the problem. How old is your LO? Is she young enough that she might not remember surgery if she has to have it?
Quoting Maggie~Mae:" I'm sorry mama. My doctor was the same way - I would leak through my belly button at night and had ... [snip!] ... try to fix the problem. How old is your LO? Is she young enough that she might not remember surgery if she has to have it?"
Quoting mamadebs:" I would definitely call her urologist and have them set up another VCUG just to check and make sure the ... [snip!] ... My LO goes next Tuesday for her second deflux injection...hoping it works and it's the last time we have to go through that!"
Quoting mamadebs:" Yes, VCUGs are awful, and traumatic. Last time they offered us nitrous oxide and it helped a lot through the VCUG- I highly recommend it if your hospital offers it!"
Quoting charlie waffles:" They never offered Siri the deflux and we went straight to surgery in Aug 2009 and she's having surgery ... [snip!] ... doing an appendicovesicostomy (also known as the Mitrofanoff technique) Hope Destiny won't have to do the surgery "
Quoting charlie waffles:" Prayers for Destiny too! She's been on a rough road too, both of your girls have. I have a hard enough ... [snip!] ... how I'd find the strength if both kids had issues I just posted about what the latest surgery entails in the GDS thread"