Urethral stricture - multifocal

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Middle age male with history of balanitis xerotica obliterans.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
Fluoroscopy

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

Fluoroscopy
Anatomy of the normal ureter 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
Case created: 5th Apr 2013
Last edited: 2nd Feb 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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