Urethral stricture

Case contributed by Dr Maciej Mazgaj

Presentation

Impaired micturition and recurrent infections of urethra after hypospadias reconstruction.

Patient Data

Age: 7
Gender: Male

Functional ultrasound 2D/3D of urethra

Modality: Ultrasound

Patient underwent functional ultrasound 2D/3D of urethra with and without micturition. Transperineal approach and classic penile ultrasound was performed.

B-mode US study of the penis while micturating revealed cystic widening of urethra at two levels caused by multilevel urethral strictures as a complication of hypospadias reconstruction. Within the urethral lumen there are irregular echoes, a result of recurrent urethra infections.

PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 24047
Case created: 25th Jul 2013
Last edited: 23rd Oct 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.