Penile urethral compression-release maneuver as a non-invasive screening test for diagnosing prostatic obstruction.

@article{Sullivan2000PenileUC,
  title={Penile urethral compression-release maneuver as a non-invasive screening test for diagnosing prostatic obstruction.},
  author={Maryrose P. Sullivan and Subbarao V. Yalla},
  journal={Neurourology and urodynamics},
  year={2000},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={657-69}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of using a penile urethral compression and quick release maneuver during urination as a potential non-invasive clinical screening tool in the evaluation of patients with voiding dysfunction and the diagnosis of prostatic obstruction. The penile compression-release maneuver was performed in adult men with symptomatic voiding dysfunction and in asymptomatic normal men by compressing the penile urethra for 2-3 seconds after the initiation… CONTINUE READING