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Alex - Living with a urinary catheter

Age at interview: 51

Brief outline: Alex has multiple sclerosis (MS), which has caused urinary incontinence. She has a suprapubic catheter, which she says is liberating and has improved her life. She prevents infections by drinking a great deal of water and having a daily low dose of antibiotics.

Background: Alex is a disability consultant. She is married. Ethnic background/nationality' White British.

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