Reconstruction of posterior urethral disruption.

Journal Article (Review)

Posterior urethral disruption may be a devastating complication of pelvic trauma. The acute management of these injuries is reviewed as well as the controversy surrounding early versus delayed repair. The various approaches to delayed repair of pelvic fracture urethral distraction defects are presented and the technique of perineal repair is discussed in detail.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Webster, GD; Guralnick, ML

Published Date

  • May 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 429 - viii

PubMed ID

  • 12371234

Pubmed Central ID

  • 12371234

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0094-0143

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0094-0143(02)00042-3


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States