Evaluation and surgical reconstruction of a post - traumatic urethral diverticulum of penile - bulbar urethra in a young man

George Tsamboukas, Aristomenis Gekas, Panagiotis Politis, Panagiotis Kartsaklis, Charalampos Thomas, Charalampos Konstantinidis

Abstract


Urethral diverticulum (UD) is an infrequent entity in males. Urethral trauma, iatrogenic or not, is a predominant cause. In this paper, a case of a young man with a post - traumatic urethral diverticulum is presented, both the diagnostic evaluation and the surgical rehabilitation included.

 

Το ουρηθρικό εκκόλπωμα αποτελεί μια σπάνια οντότητα στον ανδρικό πληθυσμό. Το ουρηθρικό τραύμα, ιατρογενές ή μη, είναι μία από τις επικρατέστερες αιτίες. Στην εργασία αυτή, παρουσιάζεται η περίπτωση ενός νεαρού άνδρα με ένα μετατραυματικό ουρηθρικό εκκόλπωμα, συμπεριλαμβανομένης της διαγνωστικής προσέγγισης και της χειρουργικής αποκατάστασης.


Keywords


urethra; diverticulum; male; urethroplasty; εκκόπλωμα, ουρήθρα, άνδρας, ουρηθροπλαστική

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.19264/hj.v27i4.105