Urethral calculus

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Difficulty in passing urine for two days.

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

There is a calculus (about 3 mm) in the urethra causing post void urine volume of 46 ml.

Bladder neck appears to prolapse into the vagina.

No hydronephrosis or hydroureter on either side.

Case Discussion

Urolithiasis refers to the presence of calculi anywhere along the course of the urinary tracts.

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