Periurethral Abscess in a Neonate


The male urethra is lined with stratified or pseudostratified columnar epithelium, which can be readily infected by N. gonorrhoeae and C. trachomatis [1,2]. A periurethral abscess is a formation of tender inflammed area in the perineum, or under the shaft of penis in the paraurethral glands of Cowper and/or Litre’s. These are usually caused by the gonococci… (More)
DOI: 10.21699/jns.v6i3.561


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