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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.
Study reports on development and testing of Hematuria Risk Index to predict cancer risk

Study reports on development and testing of Hematuria Risk Index to predict cancer risk

Novel device improves post-prostatectomy incontinence

Novel device improves post-prostatectomy incontinence

Leading urologic oncologist explains bladder cancer basics

Leading urologic oncologist explains bladder cancer basics

Janssen receives positive opinion from EMA CHMP for ZYTIGA to treat mCRPC

Janssen receives positive opinion from EMA CHMP for ZYTIGA to treat mCRPC

High vitamin D levels associated with protection against bladder cancer

High vitamin D levels associated with protection against bladder cancer

Study identifies multipotent and unipotent stem cells that contribute to prostate postnatal development

Study identifies multipotent and unipotent stem cells that contribute to prostate postnatal development

Lilly announces new data from two Phase II ramucirumab trials on NSCLC

Lilly announces new data from two Phase II ramucirumab trials on NSCLC

Many women undertreat pelvic floor disorders and suffer in silence

Many women undertreat pelvic floor disorders and suffer in silence

Surgery avoidable for some with persistent incontinence after prostatectomy

Surgery avoidable for some with persistent incontinence after prostatectomy

Robot assists in complex uro surgery for pediatric patient

Robot assists in complex uro surgery for pediatric patient

Midurethral slings can prevent pre-operative urinary incontinence in women with vaginal prolapse

Midurethral slings can prevent pre-operative urinary incontinence in women with vaginal prolapse

WHO calls for greater vigilance on correct use of antibiotics against gonorrhoea

WHO calls for greater vigilance on correct use of antibiotics against gonorrhoea

Advaxis to update preliminary data on ADXS-HPV Phase 2 trial for cervical cancer

Advaxis to update preliminary data on ADXS-HPV Phase 2 trial for cervical cancer

Microbiome of young men depends upon circumcision status, patterns of sexual activity

Microbiome of young men depends upon circumcision status, patterns of sexual activity

Elusive G-spot does exist anatomically: New study

Elusive G-spot does exist anatomically: New study

Study explains why some people develop kidney stones and others do not

Study explains why some people develop kidney stones and others do not

New embolization procedure may bring hope to men with enlarged prostate

New embolization procedure may bring hope to men with enlarged prostate

Clear link between androgenetic alopecia and benign prostate hyperplasia

Clear link between androgenetic alopecia and benign prostate hyperplasia

TJUH offers new optical imaging agent for bladder cancer detection

TJUH offers new optical imaging agent for bladder cancer detection

MD Anderson initiates orders of Cesium-131 to help control intermediate risk prostate cancer

MD Anderson initiates orders of Cesium-131 to help control intermediate risk prostate cancer