Giant posterior urethral diverticulum after radical retropubic prostatectomy.

Abstract

Diverticula of the male posterior urethra are uncommon and usually acquired. We report a case of a large posterior urethral diverticulum that developed after radical retropubic prostatectomy. The etiological factors of male diverticula are discussed.

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@article{Laudone1988GiantPU, title={Giant posterior urethral diverticulum after radical retropubic prostatectomy.}, author={Vincent P. Laudone and Kevin F Green and A W Wyker}, journal={The Journal of urology}, year={1988}, volume={139 2}, pages={364-6} }