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- n. A procedure that creates a permanent opening in the urethra, typically to remove obstructions to the flow of urine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The establishment of a permanent opening into the urethra through the parineum.
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Treatment: do rectal exam to check bladder − Surgery: urethrostomy is performed: penis exteriorized dorsal to scrotum, cut off, and urethra is splayed out to form a drain board, and sutured in place to skin.
Complications included 1 urethrostomy stenosis and 1 urinary tract infection.
It can be the most severe form of anterior urethral stricture and may eventually require salvage treatment such as a perineal urethrostomy.
Dusty had the surgical procedure, called a perineal urethrostomy, performed.
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