Direct-vision internal urethrotomy performed at least 3 months after the injury is a reasonable first treatment of the traumatically obliterated posterior urethra. Half the patients will require repeat endoscopic surgery for stricture, and all require long-term follow-up to assure urethral patency. Potency is not affected by the procedure.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Urologic Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1989|
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