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Author Kkhattala, Khalid ♦ Rami, Mohamed ♦ Chater, Lamia ♦ Elmadi, Aziz ♦ Bouabadallah, Youssef ♦ Mahmoudi, Abdelhalim
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Content type Text
Publisher African Field Epidemiology Network
File Format PDF
Date Created 2015-12-17
Copyright Year ©2011
Language English ♦ French
Subject Domain (in LCC) R5-920 ♦ RA1-1270
Subject Keyword Public aspects of medicine ♦ Urology ♦ Giant ♦ Medicine ♦ Urethral diverticulum ♦ Traumatism ♦ Surgery ♦ Child
Abstract Urethral diverticula are saclike dilations of the urethra and are classified as either congenital or acquired. While urethral diverticula are commonly seen in female patients, they are rarely seen in men. The most common etiologies of male acquired diverticula include urethral trauma, stricture, abscess or post-hypospadias repair. We report a case of an acquired urethral diverticula caused by a traumatic vesical catheterization in a 6-years old boy and review the literature on the topic.
ISSN 19378688
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Report
Publisher Date 2011-10-01
e-ISSN 19378688
Journal The Pan African Medical Journal
Volume Number 10
Issue Number 15

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