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Unusual urethral duplication.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3215267     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Urethral duplication is a rare congenital anomaly occurring almost exclusively in males. The described varieties include the sagital (Y-duplication), spindle, epispadiac, hypospadiac, complete, incomplete, abortive and collateral duplications. Whereas over 150 cases of this anomaly have been reported in the world literature, the associated findings of an adenocarcinoma of the urinary bladder and a urethral calculus have not been previously encountered. This case report describes the clinical presentation, the extraordinary intraoperative finding of an adenocarcinoma of the fundus of the urinary bladder, the investigative procedures, the management and follow-up of this most unusual complete urethral duplication.
R N Sharma; P Sharma
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European urology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0302-2838     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. Urol.     Publication Date:  1988  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-02-24     Completed Date:  1989-02-24     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7512719     Medline TA:  Eur Urol     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  311-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Surgery, Medical College, Jammu, India.
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MeSH Terms
Adenocarcinoma / complications
Middle Aged
Urethra / abnormalities*
Urethral Diseases / complications
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms / complications
Urinary Calculi / complications

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