Urethral stricture

Case contributed by Dr Maciej Mazgaj


Impaired micturition and recurrent infections of urethra after hypospadias reconstruction.

Patient Data

Age: 7
Gender: Male

Functional ultrasound 2D/3D of urethra

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.

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Case information

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

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