urethrostomy

urethrostomy

 [u″rĕ-thros´tah-me]
creation of a permanent opening for the urethra in the perineum.

u·re·thros·to·my

(yū'rĕ-thros'tŏ-mē),
Surgical formation of a permanent opening between the urethra and the skin.
[urethro- + G. stoma, mouth]

urethrostomy

/ure·thros·to·my/ (u″re-thros´tah-me) surgical formation of a permanent opening of the urethra at the perineal surface.

urethrostomy

(yo͝or′ə-thrŏs′tə-mē)
n.
1. Surgical construction of an artificial excretory opening from the urethra.
2. The opening created by such a procedure.

urethrostomy

creation of a permanent opening for the urethra in the perineum.

antepubic urethrostomy
anastomosis of the urethra to skin of the abdominal wall. May be performed in the male or female, usually because of trauma to the urethra.
ischial urethrostomy
see perineal urethrostomy (below).
perineal urethrostomy
one performed in male cats in the perineal region, between the anus and scrotum. Called also ischial urethrostomy, Wilson-Harrison technique.
prepubic urethrostomy
the opening is created on the ventral surface of the abdomen, cranial to the pubis.
scrotal urethrostomy
one performed in dogs at the level of the scrotum, usually for chronic cystic calculi, penile amputation or traumatic strictures. After removal of the scrotum and testicles, the urethra is opened and sutured to the skin, creating a permanent opening.
Wilson-Harrison urethrostomy
see perineal urethrostomy (above).
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A urethrostomy is performed to allow for bladder emptying.
Total penectomy, scrotal excision with bilateral implant of testes on thigh and perineal urethrostomy was done.
The most notable procedures were laparoscopic adrenalectomy, laparoscopic pyeloplasty, pediatric inguinal hernia repair, laparoscopic partial nephrectomy, extracorporal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL), perineal urethrostomy, open adrenalectomy, open pyeloplasty, and simple prostatectomy.
Other methods of treatment include reconstruction of urethra, removal of open prepuce, partial penile amputation and prescrotal or perineal urethrostomy and castration.
Emadi, "Permanent urethrostomy for treatment of caprine hypospadias," American Journal of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, vol.
12 Treatment options for UD include follow-up without a specific therapy urethral dilatation perineal urethrostomy urethrourethrostomy and surgical operations such as urethroplasty surgery using buccal mucosal or tubularized grafts.
In both cases, permanent penile urethrostomy and diverticulectomy was performed in the region of the defect.
As remedial measure amputation of the penis and penile urethrostomy were carried out.
Armstrong had previously undergone multiple surgeries to remove stones, followed by a urethrostomy, where the dog's urethra is rerouted away from the penis to a new, surgically created opening.
We ended up placing a permanent cystotomy tube because the owner could not decide whether to allow us to perform either a cystotomy or a perineal urethrostomy.
The patient was consented for surgical exploration, possible urethral repair in a single or multistage manner, or potentially a perineal urethrostomy.