Our expert says:
Please get your mother to phone her doctor regarding the pain, although one tablet a day controlling the pain is not too bad. it does sound as if the nerve is still a bit piched, but this can be post-operative swelling etc.
The bladder infection is probably not connected to the operation, but she needs antibiotics for this. Bottom line is - she needs to see a doctor and the surgeon who operated is the best person to advise about the pain.
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