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Duplication of urethra


Other Names for this Disease
  • Urethral duplication
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What causes duplication of urethra?

The exact cause of this condition is unknown; but it is probably due to a defect during the development of the embryo.[1]
Last updated: 7/15/2011

References
  1. Erdil H, Mavi A et al. Urethral Duplication. Acta Med. Okayama. 2003; http://www.lib.okayama-u.ac.jp/www/acta/pdf/57_2_91.pdf. Accessed 7/15/2011.