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Membranous urethra structure

Known as: Membranous part of urethra, Intermediate urethra, Pars membranacea urethrae 
The most narrow and shortest part of the male urethra, which is located between the prostatic urethra and the spongy (penile) urethra.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES To detail the technique and evaluate in a preliminary study the effectiveness of posterior reconstruction of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES To describe a technique for open nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy. METHODS The technique basically… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To investigate the topographical relationship of the cavernosal nerves (CNs) to seminal vesicles, prostate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE We determined whether membranous urethral length on preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is predictive of… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
  • M. Koraitim
  • The Journal of urology
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 34065294
PURPOSE The unresolved controversies about pelvic fracture urethral injuries and whether any conclusions can be reached to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To determine the risk factors and mechanism of urethral injury associated with pelvic fractures. PATIENTS AND METHODS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Stricture of the anastomosis between the bladder neck and membranous urethra after radical prostatectomy can cause significant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
At the beginning of this century it was realised that peristalsis would cause incontinence if bowel was used for augmentation or… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
The neuroanatomy and neurophysiology of the external urethral closure mechanisms still are under debate because the motor fibers… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The neuroanatomy of erection in men is not well defined. Recently, we isolated successfully the cavernous nerves for acute and… Expand
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