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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2008
2008
Aside from erectile dysfunction, urinary incontinence continues to present a major adverse event following radical prostatectomy… (More)
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVES To describe a technique for open nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy. METHODS The technique basically… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE We determined whether membranous urethral length on preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is predictive of… (More)
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2000
2000
A total of 28 human specimens (14 male, 14 female) was used to perform macro- and microscopic studies on the morphologic basis of… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVE To determine the risk factors and mechanism of urethral injury associated with pelvic fractures. PATIENTS AND METHODS… (More)
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1996
1996
The striated sphincter of the male urethra and its innervation are still a subject of controversy. Essentially, two concepts of… (More)
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1989
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1989
At the beginning of this century it was realised that peristalsis would cause incontinence if bowel was used for augmentation or… (More)
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1988
1988
The surgical technique for creation of the Mainz pouch uses 10 to 15 cm. of cecum and ascending colon and 2 ileal loops of the… (More)
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1984
1984
The neuroanatomy of erection in men is not well defined. Recently, we isolated successfully the cavernous nerves for acute and… (More)
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1977
1977
The present criteria to diagnose a ruptured posterior urethra in cases of a fractured pelvis do not provide accurate information… (More)
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