Urethral diverticulum

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


History of transurethral prostatic surgery five years ago; recurrence of symptoms.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female

Ascending urethrography and micturating cystourethrography was performed. 

A spot film in right anterior oblique view of urethra revealed a urethral diverticulum. 

This finding was subsequently confirmed as a narrow neck diverticulum on cysto-urethroscopy.

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