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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.
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

Young girls with vulvitis may be at increased risk of developing urinary tract infections

Young girls with vulvitis may be at increased risk of developing urinary tract infections

Electronic alerts reduce urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary catheters

Electronic alerts reduce urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary catheters

Pelvic anatomy changes after prostatectomy linked to LUTS

Pelvic anatomy changes after prostatectomy linked to LUTS

Scientists define genetic cause for two types of birth defects in newborn boys

Scientists define genetic cause for two types of birth defects in newborn boys

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals presents new XIAFLEX clinical trial data at AUA Meeting

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals presents new XIAFLEX clinical trial data at AUA Meeting

Catheter coating: an interview with Dr. Hinke Malda, Director of Medical Coatings, DSM Biomedical

Catheter coating: an interview with Dr. Hinke Malda, Director of Medical Coatings, DSM Biomedical

Bladder outlet obstruction shows distinct urodynamic patterns

Bladder outlet obstruction shows distinct urodynamic patterns

Study characterizes mechanisms of pathogenesis, transmission of bacteria that cause gonorrhea

Study characterizes mechanisms of pathogenesis, transmission of bacteria that cause gonorrhea

Sling technique boosts post-RARP early continence recovery

Sling technique boosts post-RARP early continence recovery

Cystoscopy imperative during female incontinence surgery

Cystoscopy imperative during female incontinence surgery

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals' XIAFLEX gets FDA approval for treatment of Peyronie's disease

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals' XIAFLEX gets FDA approval for treatment of Peyronie's disease

UCI-led study results have important implications for HIV vaccine development

UCI-led study results have important implications for HIV vaccine development

InControl Medical supports urinary incontinence awareness effort of Women's Health Foundation

InControl Medical supports urinary incontinence awareness effort of Women's Health Foundation

Advanced prostate cancer therapies: an interview with Dr. Nancy Dawson, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Advanced prostate cancer therapies: an interview with Dr. Nancy Dawson, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

NeoTract treats first patient in US with UroLift System

NeoTract treats first patient in US with UroLift System

Woman suffering from chronic pelvic pain for nearly two decades now pain free

Woman suffering from chronic pelvic pain for nearly two decades now pain free

Study: Mesenchymal stem cell transplantation may help treat stress urinary incontinence

Study: Mesenchymal stem cell transplantation may help treat stress urinary incontinence