How do you go to the bathroom on an airplane? Well, it takes forethought like everything in life with a spinal cord injury. On shorter flights (up to four hours), I stop drinking fluids several hours before a flight. On a long overseas flights, this isn’t an option. Click on the photo below to watch how I catheterize with a Mitrofanoff procedure on a plane. I do not expose any body parts!
How I Go to the Bathroom on an Airplane (Video)
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