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bulbourethral

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

(bŭl'bō-yū-rē'thrăl),
Relating to the bulbus penis and the urethra.
Synonym(s): urethrobulbar
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

bul·bo·u·re·thral

(bŭl'bō-yūr-ē'thrăl)
Relating to the bulbus penis and the urethra.
Synonym(s): urethrobulbar.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Calculation of dose to the bulbourethral region was not required for protocol quality assurance and not previously known to be a risk factor for severe urinary or bowel toxicity.
In general, the vesicular glands contribute the most volume followed by the prostate and bulbourethral glands.
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