Visual urethrotomy in the management of the obliterated membranous urethra

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Abstract

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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)X+319-324
JournalUrologic Clinics of North America
Volume16
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1989

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