urethral meatus


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urethral meatus

External opening of the urethra.
Synonym: urinary meatus; meatus urinarius
See also: meatus

Urethral meatus

This is the external opening of the urethra.
Mentioned in: Pelvic Exam
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We thought that incomplete foreskin retractability with a poorly visible urethral meatus may be associated with increased risk of urinary tract infection," Dr.
Measurements were taken from the bladder neck to the urethral meatus as well as from the external sphincter to the urethral meatus.
The diagnostic criteria for hypospadias have not been perfectly defined; in a German study of 500 "normal" men, only 55% had the urethral meatus in the distal third of the glans (15).
7) In our case, the urethral meatus did not end at the glans and therefore does not fit in this classification; the only structural similarity to the Type I duplication is the partial duplication.
A white patch on the prepuce or glans may extend to and around the urethral meatus, frenulum, and fossa navicularis.
cystic swelling, 7 mm in size at the external urethral meatus.
White, scaly papules generally involve the glans, prepuce, and urethral meatus, and may distort the penile architecture.
He had dry gangrene of the penis glans with a completely closed urethral meatus (Fig.
Additionally, the effect of patient's age, placement of urethral meatus, and type of urinary divertion on TIPU success were investigated.
External genitalia showed a hooded foreskin, a coronal urethral meatus and a midline scrotal and perineal scar.