paraurethral ducts

par·a·u·re·thral ducts

[TA]
inconstant ducts along the side of the female urethra that convey the mucoid secretion of urethral glands to the vestibule.

par·a·u·re·thral ducts

(par'ă-yū-rē'thrăl dŭkts) [TA]
Inconstant ducts along the side of the female urethra that convey the mucoid secretion of the female urethral glands to the vestibule.

Schüller,

Karl H.L.A. Max, German surgeon, 1843-1907.
Schüller ducts - inconstant ducts along the side of the female urethra that convey the mucoid secretion of Skene glands to the vestibule. Synonym(s): paraurethral ducts

Skene,

Alexander J.C., U.S. gynecologist, 1838-1900.
ducts of Skene glands - inconstant ducts along the side of the female urethra that convey the mucoid secretion of Skene glands to the vestibule. Synonym(s): paraurethral ducts
Skene glands - numerous mucous glands in the wall of the female urethra. Synonym(s): glands of the female urethra
Skene tubules - the embryonic urethral glands that are the female homologue of the prostate.
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Other authors argued about urethral fusion anomalies, median raphe cysts or occlusion of paraurethral ducts. Development of cysts secondary to paraurethral duct inflammation has also been suggested by some authors (5,8,9,10).
Skene's ducts are the largest of 30 paraurethral ducts that empty into the female urethra.
Adenocarcinoma of the female urethra comprises only 10% of all primary urethral malignancies in women and is hypothesized to originate from Skene's glands, paraurethral ducts, or glandular metaplasia of the urothelium (3).
However, CCA is sometimes found in the lower urinary tract in women, most commonly involving the urethra, (1) where it may arise in paraurethral ducts or diverticula.
Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the urethra: evidence for origin within paraurethral ducts. J Urol.
To the Editor: Only a small amount of studies were reported about paraurethral duct infection in males.
Twenty-three patients (age range, 17-65 years; mean age, 31.5 years) with paraurethral duct infection and subsequent paraurethral duct dilation were enrolled in this study.
The discharge from paraurethral duct was re-collected for Gram-staining.