Urethral stricture - multifocal

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Middle age male with history of balanitis xerotica obliterans.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

Multifocal irregularity of both the anterior and posterior urethra, most pronounced in the bulbous urethra.


Anatomy of the normal urethra on ascending urethrogram.

Case Discussion

Urethral strictures may be focal or multifocal, the later being less common and presenting more challenging management.

Strictures often occur in the context of inflammatory condition balanitis xerotica obliterans.


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Case information

rID: 22531
Published: 2nd Feb 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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