Primary urethral tuberculosis masquerading as a urethral caruncle: A diagnostic curiosity!

@article{Singh2002PrimaryUT,
  title={Primary urethral tuberculosis masquerading as a urethral caruncle: A diagnostic curiosity!},
  author={Iqbal Singh and Ashok K Hemal},
  journal={International Urology and Nephrology},
  year={2002},
  volume={34},
  pages={101-103}
}
Primary urethral tuberculosis associated with a caruncle is an extremely rare entity and ours is the second such case to be reported. A middle-aged woman presented with symptoms of frequency dysuria syndrome for the last 2 years. Local examination and cystoscopy revealed localized parurethral induration, tenderness and a urethral caruncle with chronic obliterative urethritis. Transvaginal ultrasound revealed a solid lesion arising from the posterior urethral wall. Excision of the caruncle… CONTINUE READING

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