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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.
Macroplastique effective for stress urinary incontinence in women

Macroplastique effective for stress urinary incontinence in women

Cystoscopy: Cost-effective method of detecting tumors

Cystoscopy: Cost-effective method of detecting tumors

Enlarged prostate: Dutasteride-tamsulosin combination therapy more effective

Enlarged prostate: Dutasteride-tamsulosin combination therapy more effective

Eating contaminated chicken causes UTI in women

Eating contaminated chicken causes UTI in women

AUA updates clinical practice guideline on female stress urinary incontinence

AUA updates clinical practice guideline on female stress urinary incontinence

Dynamic MRI helps diagnose pelvic organ prolapse in women

Dynamic MRI helps diagnose pelvic organ prolapse in women

Robotic surgery for vaginal prolapse reduces patient hospital stay and recovery time

Robotic surgery for vaginal prolapse reduces patient hospital stay and recovery time

EUSA Pharma's PROSTASCINT effective in guiding targeted prostate cancer treatment

EUSA Pharma's PROSTASCINT effective in guiding targeted prostate cancer treatment

AAPM Task Group issues new radiation guidelines for brachytherapy

AAPM Task Group issues new radiation guidelines for brachytherapy

Study links urogenital birth defects with DDT

Study links urogenital birth defects with DDT

DDT exposure is associated with urogenital birth defects in newborn boys

DDT exposure is associated with urogenital birth defects in newborn boys

Robotically assisted minimally invasive bladder reconstructive surgery on children performed

Robotically assisted minimally invasive bladder reconstructive surgery on children performed

Novasys Medical's Renessa named the most promising new product for 2009

Novasys Medical's Renessa named the most promising new product for 2009

Minimally invasive sling operations for stress urinary incontinence found promising

Minimally invasive sling operations for stress urinary incontinence found promising

New ultrasound probe effective for treating kidney stones

New ultrasound probe effective for treating kidney stones

Initial clinical results for Mpathy Medical's Omnisure sling released

Initial clinical results for Mpathy Medical's Omnisure sling released

Palmetto GBA-TrailBlazer Health cover Renessa treatment of female SUI

Palmetto GBA-TrailBlazer Health cover Renessa treatment of female SUI

Urovalve files patent for new universal catheter-inserter

Urovalve files patent for new universal catheter-inserter

Boston Scientific to market Bladder Health Network's female urodynamic testing solutions in the U.S.

Boston Scientific to market Bladder Health Network's female urodynamic testing solutions in the U.S.

Successful results on Surinate Bladder Management System

Successful results on Surinate Bladder Management System