bulbourethral


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bulbourethral

 [bul″bo-u-re´thral]
pertaining to the bulb of the urethra.

bul·bo·u·re·thral

(bŭl'bō-yū-rē'thrăl),
Relating to the bulbus penis and the urethra.
Synonym(s): urethrobulbar

bulbourethral

/bul·bo·ure·thral/ (-u-re´thral) pertaining to the bulb of the penis (bulb of urethra).

bul·bo·u·re·thral

(bŭl'bō-yūr-ē'thrăl)
Relating to the bulbus penis and the urethra.
Synonym(s): urethrobulbar.

bulbourethral

pertaining to the bulb of the urethra.

bulbourethral glands
two glands on either side of the male pelvic urethra. Absent from the dog, and large in the boar. Called also bulbocavernous glands and Cowper's glands.
bulbourethral reflex
mild pressure on the glans penis in a male dog causes contraction of the external anal sphincter. It tests function of the pudendal nerve and the S1 to S3 spinal cord segments. Called also bulbospongiosus reflex.
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Questionnaire based results of the bulbourethral sling proceciure.
Long-term results of the bulbourethral sling procedure.
7] With EBRT and PB, the bulbourethral region of the penis can receive considerable radiation dose.
DESIGN: The Hershberger bioassay is designed to identify suspected androgens and antiandrogens based on changes in the weights of five androgen-responsive tissues (ventral prostate, paired seminal vesicles and coagulating glands, the levator ani and bulbocavernosus muscles, the glans penis, and paired Cowper's or bulbourethral glands).
Five androgen-responsive tissues (ventral prostate, paired seminal vesicles and coagulating glands, levator ani and bulbocavernosus muscles, glans penis, and paired Cowper's or bulbourethral glands) were evaluated.