TITLE

urethrostomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2271
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "urethrostomy" is presented. It refers to the formation of a permanent fistula opening into the urethra by perineal section and fixation of the membranous urethra in the perineum.
ACCESSION #
21250095

 

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