Urethral stricture

Case contributed by Dr Yon Huang See


Poor urinary stream and incomplete bladder emptying

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

Retrograde Urethrogram

Retrograde urethrogram shows a short segment stricture involving the proximal aspect of the bulbar urethra. Subsequent contrast filling into the bladder.

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have an optic urethrotomy and dilation. No clear cause identified.

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Case information

rID: 86155
Published: 22nd Jan 2021
Last edited: 3rd May 2021
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

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