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In anatomy, the urethra is a tube which connects the urinary bladder to the outside of the body. The urethra has an excretory function in both genders to pass urine to the outside, and also a reproductive function in the male, as a passage for sperm.
COVID-19 potentially has negative impacts on male fertility

COVID-19 potentially has negative impacts on male fertility

UH researcher receives $1.6 million to reverse urinary incontinence

UH researcher receives $1.6 million to reverse urinary incontinence

Scientists find sensor protein that makes normal bladder function possible

Scientists find sensor protein that makes normal bladder function possible

Chlamydiae need a lot of glutamine to multiply in human cells

Chlamydiae need a lot of glutamine to multiply in human cells

Novel testicular luminal protein is vital for male fertility

Novel testicular luminal protein is vital for male fertility

Bees-Haus method of cell therapy for treating urethral stricture receives Japanese patent

Bees-Haus method of cell therapy for treating urethral stricture receives Japanese patent

Researchers unravel how the body fights off urinary tract infections

Researchers unravel how the body fights off urinary tract infections

Noninvasive PEMF to treat men suffering from benign prostatic hyperplasia

Noninvasive PEMF to treat men suffering from benign prostatic hyperplasia

Researchers develop a microfluidic chip to help detect prostate cancer

Researchers develop a microfluidic chip to help detect prostate cancer

Going vegan lowers risk of urinary tract infection

Going vegan lowers risk of urinary tract infection

Individualized pelvic physical therapy decreases incontinence, pain in post-prostatectomy patients

Individualized pelvic physical therapy decreases incontinence, pain in post-prostatectomy patients

Boys born small at higher risk of infertility

Boys born small at higher risk of infertility

MRI-guided ultrasound ablation: safer better treatment for prostate cancer

MRI-guided ultrasound ablation: safer better treatment for prostate cancer

Injured veteran almost back to normal after penis and scrotum transplant

Injured veteran almost back to normal after penis and scrotum transplant

Effective non-surgical treatment options for urinary incontinence

Effective non-surgical treatment options for urinary incontinence

Scientists use organoid technology to achieve stable long-term cultures of mouse urothelial cells

Scientists use organoid technology to achieve stable long-term cultures of mouse urothelial cells

Survey: Men have low levels of awareness about prostate health and function

Survey: Men have low levels of awareness about prostate health and function

Gold nanoparticles used successfully in prostate tumour trial

Gold nanoparticles used successfully in prostate tumour trial

Researchers develop new method to produce stents with small dimensions

Researchers develop new method to produce stents with small dimensions

UCLA researchers discover link between progenitor cells and age-related prostate growth

UCLA researchers discover link between progenitor cells and age-related prostate growth