urethrectomy


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urethrectomy

 [u″re-threk´tah-me]
excision of the urethra.

u·re·threc·to·my

(yū'rĕ-threk'tŏ-mē),
Excision of a segment or of the entire urethra.
[urethr- + G. ektomē, excision]

urethrectomy

(yo͝or′ĭ-thrĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Excision of a part or all of the urethra.

urethrectomy

(yo͝or′ĭ-thrĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. urethrecto·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the urethra.
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Distal urethrectomy following the excision did not reveal a residual tumor [16].
Unfortunately, as many cases of carcinoma in a urethral diverticulum are diagnosed at an advanced stage, initial treatment should be aggressive, in the form of anterior exteneration and urethrectomy with consideration of radiation and chemotherapy.
In urethrectomy specimens, submit 1 section per centimeter of tumor, including the macroscopically deepest penetration.
P Petrou, "Bulking agent induced early urethral prolapse after distal urethrectomy," International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, vol.
Current treatment of PMP includes total urethrectomy, partial cystectomy, and peritonectomy followed by adjuvant chemotherapy.
Algood, "Urothelial carcinoma recurrence in ileal orthotopic neobladder: urethrectomy and creation of ileal conduit," Urology, vol.
His chief complaint was hematuria 9 years after treatment with radical cystoprostatectomy, en bloc urethrectomy, extended lymph node dissection and continent urinary diversion with an Indiana pouch.
The supplement highlights key aspects of bladder cancer from the management of T1G3 tumours and BCG failures to the management of advanced cancers, including the role of lymphadenectomy, urethrectomy, perioperative chemotherapy and metastasectomy.
With increasing enthusiasm for orthotopic urinary diversion and the added morbidity associated with urethrectomy, there has been a paradigm shift in the management of the urethra over the last few decades.
The authors recommend the intra-operative frozen section from the urethra at the prostatic apex as the only criterion to determine whether a urethrectomy should be performed.
The patient underwent a robotic-assisted laparoscopic cystoprostatectomy, urethrectomy, extended pelvic lymph node dissection and ileal conduit urinary diversion.
Reported treatment options include TUR, fulguration or ablation of tumour,[sup.2,5] systemic ADT,[sup.4] topical chemotherapy, radiotherapy and more radical surgery, including urethrectomy.[sup.8] We had hypothesized that the most likely mechanism of recurrence in this reported case was post-TURP implantation.