urethrorectal

urethrorectal

 [u-re″thro-rek´tal]
pertaining to the urethra and rectum.

u·re·thro·rec·tal

(yū-rē'thrō-rek'tăl),
Relating to the urethra and the rectum.

urethrorectal

/ure·thro·rec·tal/ (-rek´t'l) rectourethral.

urethrorectal

pertaining to the urethra and rectum.

urethrorectal fistula
may be a congenital defect. The male dog urinates into the rectum. Females usually have an opening into the vagina and sometimes an associated imperforate anus. Cystitis and urethritis are common sequels.
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The arrow indicates a trace of the urethrorectal fistula.
1,2) A misdiagnosis can have serious repercussions, including urethrorectal fistula formation from rupture involving surrounding structures, sepsis, and, possibly, death.