Категория Uretra

Perineal Urethrostomy

Introduction F.A.Q. Results Questionnaire The surgical technique of “Perineal urethrostomy” is to create a new urethral opening via the perineum, just above the anus (figure 1), thus avoiding that urine need to travel through the entire length of the urethra (figure 2). Using this technique the male urethra, 12-18 cm long, becomes similar to the […]


Posterior Urethra

Introduction F.A.Q. Results The male urethra is divided into the anterior and posterior urethra. The anterior urethra is divided into the navicularis, penile and bulbar urethra, and extends from the distal external urethral sphincter to the external urinary meatus. The posterior urethra can be divided into the membranous and prostatic urethra and consists of the […]