Chapter 9: Urinary tract and perineum

January 2002
Surgical Care at the District Hospital;1/1/2002, p9
Book Chapter
Chapter 9 of the book "Surgical Care at the District Hospital" is presented. It discusses several techniques and procedures in performing different urinary tract and perineum surgery such as suprapubic cystostomy and urethral catheterization of male patients. Techiques in performing surgical procedures on urethral stricture were also discussed.


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