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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.
Scientists uncover whole new way of treating antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Scientists uncover whole new way of treating antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Researchers discover how E. coli bacteria adhere to urinary tract

Researchers discover how E. coli bacteria adhere to urinary tract

Cranberry capsules more effective in lowering UTI risk than juice

Cranberry capsules more effective in lowering UTI risk than juice

Finding may lead to better understanding of male genital birth defects

Finding may lead to better understanding of male genital birth defects

Coloplast announces launch of most compact catheter for men in the U.S.

Coloplast announces launch of most compact catheter for men in the U.S.

Vanderbilt researchers hope to give new dexterity to needlescopic surgery with tiny mechanical wrist

Vanderbilt researchers hope to give new dexterity to needlescopic surgery with tiny mechanical wrist

New review may help women with stress urinary incontinence make more informed choices about treatment

New review may help women with stress urinary incontinence make more informed choices about treatment

The Miriam Hospital offers new surgical treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia

The Miriam Hospital offers new surgical treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia

Study analyses advantages of using fractions of ejaculate in IVF

Study analyses advantages of using fractions of ejaculate in IVF

Endo Pharmaceuticals supports efforts to bring first ever treatment guidelines for Peyronie's Disease

Endo Pharmaceuticals supports efforts to bring first ever treatment guidelines for Peyronie's Disease

Uroglide technology could improve comfort for catheter users

Uroglide technology could improve comfort for catheter users

New study assesses suicide risks in older, white males with advanced bladder cancer

New study assesses suicide risks in older, white males with advanced bladder cancer

New conference to discuss ways of abolishing female genital mutilation in the UK

New conference to discuss ways of abolishing female genital mutilation in the UK

Breakthrough treatment option for men with benign prostatic hyperplasia

Breakthrough treatment option for men with benign prostatic hyperplasia

AMS sponsors ‘Healthy Body Healthy Mind’ series to promote awareness on stress urinary incontinence

AMS sponsors ‘Healthy Body Healthy Mind’ series to promote awareness on stress urinary incontinence

Men with BPH need to discuss 'male orgasmic dysfunction' with doctors prior to any treatment

Men with BPH need to discuss 'male orgasmic dysfunction' with doctors prior to any treatment

CHLA physician discusses urological issues in children

CHLA physician discusses urological issues in children

Phase 3 COU-AA-302 results show ZYTIGA plus prednisone prolongs overall survival in men with chemotherapy-naive mCRPC

Phase 3 COU-AA-302 results show ZYTIGA plus prednisone prolongs overall survival in men with chemotherapy-naive mCRPC

Common type of hospital-associated infections can be prevented with vaccine

Common type of hospital-associated infections can be prevented with vaccine

Physically active men are at lower risk of nocturia

Physically active men are at lower risk of nocturia