Accessory phallic urethra in adult female.


Journal Article

Duplication of the urethra with an accessory phallic urethra in females is a rare anomaly usually discovered early in life because of associated genitourinary anomalies. We report on a thirty-three-year-old female with this anomaly who presented with double urinary stream and recurrent urinary tract infections. The nature of this anomaly, its diagnosis, and management are reviewed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ramon, J; Mekras, JA; Webster, GD

Published Date

  • September 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 280 - 282

PubMed ID

  • 2392819

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2392819

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0090-4295

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0090-4295(90)80275-r


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States