Distal urethroplasty for isolated fossa navicularis and meatal strictures.

@article{Meeks2012DistalUF,
  title={Distal urethroplasty for isolated fossa navicularis and meatal strictures.},
  author={Joshua James Meeks and Guido Barbagli and Nitin Mehdiratta and Michael A Granieri and Christopher M. Gonzalez},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2012},
  volume={109 4},
  pages={616-9}
}
OBJECTIVE • Urethral strictures located in the fossa navicularis are common and are often managed with meatotomy or meatoplasty. • Few data have described the outcomes for men after urethroplasty or patient satisfaction following these procedures. METHODS • In all, 93 men at two different institutions underwent surgical repair of distal urethral stricture disease using meatotomy (73) or meatoplasty (20), with 13/20 (65%) of the latter group undergoing substitution urethroplasty. • In patients… CONTINUE READING