Traumatic urethral transection

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn

Presentation

Direct trauma to the penis

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
Fluoroscopy

Retrograde urethrogram (RUG)

Radiograph from a retrograde (ascending) urethrogram shows transection of the urethra at the level of the urogenital diaphragm. Contrast extravasates into adjacent tissues and intravasates into the pelvic veins.

Case Discussion

Radiograph from a retrograde (ascending) urethrogram shows transection of the urethra at the level of the urogenital diaphragm. Contrast extravasates into adjacent tissues and intravasates into the pelvic veins.

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Case information

rID: 19906
Published: 22nd Oct 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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