Duplication of urethra
Other Names for this Disease
- Urethral duplication
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Treatment of this condition depends on the anatomy of the duplication and its clinical features. Some people with mild symptoms do not require surgery. However, sugery might be considered for disturbing symptoms, such as an annoying double stream or incontinence, or for cosmetic reasons.
Last updated: 7/15/2011
- 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.
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