Urology Patient Information

Hydrogen breath test

You have been asked to attend this test to diagnose either a small bowel bacterial overgrowth or an intolerance to a specific sugar.

LATP Prostate Biopsy

This procedure is performed primarily to check for possible prostate cancer. 

Oesophageal Manometry & 24-hour pH or impedance monitoring

The oesophagus is a long muscular tube like structure which connects your mouth to your stomach. This part of the test assesses whether your food pipe is working properly. 

Pelvic floor exercises for men

Many men suffer with weakness of the pelvic floor. If this happens you may experience a variety of symptoms.

Pelvic floor exercises for women

Weakness of the pelvic floor muscles can be a common problem affecting 1 in 3 women by middle age, resulting in incontinence and prolapse.

Suprapubic catheter insertion clinic

A suprapubic catheter (tube) enters the bladder through a small cut/incision in the lower part of the ‘tummy’ (abdomen) instead of through the urethra.