Urethra

The urethra is the terminal segment of the genitourinary system. Because of vastly different anatomy between the sexes, male and female urethras are discussed separately:

NB: At present (2020) there is no standardized universal terminology for the post-operative urethral anatomy in transmasculine patients who have undergone metoidioplasty or phalloplasty 1.

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Article information

rID: 22922
System: Urogenital
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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