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Urethral Cyst

Urethral Gland Cyst


  • The major risk factor in the present patients was pregnancy and vaginal delivery, but cysts can occur in nulliparous women. KEYWORDS: Paraurethral cyst, Ultrasonography.[jemds.com]
  • Abstract Four cases of parameatal urethral cysts are presented. Etiology and treatment are discussed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • We present our experience in the management of a case of paraurethral cyst in a newborn.[bhj.org.in]
Lower Abdominal Pain
  • A 35-year-old multiparous woman presented with complaints of irritative lower urinary tract symptoms, dyspareunia, and lower abdominal pain for the last 3 months.[urologyannals.com]
  • […] utricle Prostatic utricle cyst Mullerian duct cyst Cowper’s syringocele Paraurethral cyst of the Littre’s gland Periurethral cyst Parameatal cyst Mucocaele (mucoid cyst) Urethral diverticulum was discussed before in Chap. 29, but there is nomenclature confusion[abdominalkey.com]
  • Published online: February 15, 2007 Number of Print Pages: 5 Number of Figures: 2 Number of Tables: 1 ISSN: 0042-1138 (Print) eISSN: 1423-0399 (Online) For additional information: Abstract Background/Aims: Periurethral cysts are a rare entity that may be confused[karger.com]
  • So anyway I’m trying to get an appointment with a gyno here in Poland, but it’s very confusing for me as their health care system is foreign to me (I left this country as a child 25 years ago, so while I’m fluent in the language, the actual “living” portion[womanorium.com]
  • Girls often present with a bloody discharge and the diagnosis should not be confused with urethral prolapse or ectopic ureterocele.[urologyweb.com]
  • At the beginning of October my mother returned to Canada to arrange some formalities with her impending move to the USA (she had married an American and was going to move to Florida) when in the middle of the night she suffered a fatal stroke and passed[womanorium.com]
Urethral Disease
  • Keywords : Cysts; urethral diseases; pediatrics ÖZET Parameatal üretral kist pediatrik erkek popülasyonunda nadir görülen bir patolojidir.[turkiyeklinikleri.com]
Kidney Failure
  • I was laid off in July, and making ends meet as best as I could when in August I found out my grandfather was essentially on his death bed with kidney failure and flew from Toronto, Canada, to Poland to be with him for his final days.[womanorium.com]
Flank Pain
  • Both can cause bladder discomfort and some flank pain as it is quickly removed. Some residual pain can linger for a day or two.[healthtap.com]
Enlargement of the Prostate
  • The reported congenital cysts of urethra include (from proximal to distal): Enlarged prostatic utricle Prostatic utricle cyst Mullerian duct cyst Cowper’s syringocele Paraurethral cyst of the Littre’s gland Periurethral cyst Parameatal cyst Mucocaele[abdominalkey.com]
Premature Ejaculation
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  • Although the amount of blood in the urine may be different, the types of conditions that can cause the problem are the same, and require the same kind of workup or evaluation.[medicinenet.com]


  • Etiology and treatment are discussed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Novick, MD, it provides you with everything you need to know at every stage of your career, covering the entire breadth and depth of urology - from anatomy and physiology through the latest diagnostic approaches and medical and surgical treatments.[books.google.com]
  • Methods of treatment of paraurethral cysts: the operation, medication In the diagnosis of paraurethral cyst important step is to determine the causes of the formation of tumors.[noillen.bitballoon.com]


  • The surgery is conducted transvaginally, usually when there is no acute inflammation to better aid dissection of the delicate tissues. [3] Prognosis [ edit ] Left untreated, urethral diverticulum can cause significant morbidity (sickness). [1] During[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Certain factors affect prognosis (chance of recovery) and treatment options. The prognosis (chance of recovery) and treatment options depend on the following: Where the cancer formed in the urethra.[medicinenet.com]
  • Prognosis As a consequence of delayed diagnosis, women may encounter several complications, such as recurrent urinary tract infections, stone formation, and more rarely, malignancy. [1] Although pathology is benign 97% of the time a high degree of suspicion[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • However, if the diagnosis of cancer is delayed, the prognosis can be poor. Pathology Obstruction of the distal Bartholin's duct may result in the retention of secretions, with resultant dilation of the duct and formation of a cyst.[aafp.org]


  • Etiology and treatment are discussed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Periurethral masses: etiology and diagnosis in a large series of women. Obstet Gynecol 2004; 103: 842-847. Cross JJ, Fynes M, Berman L, Perera D.[jemds.com]
  • Blaivas JG, Flisser AJ, Bleustein CB, et al: Periurethral masses: etiology and diagnosis in a large series of women. Obstet Gynecol 2004;103:842–847.[karger.com]
  • In this case, no etiologic factor was found. The etiology of paraurethral cyst is still obscure in boys, and this issue needs to be investigated in the future studies. There is no consensus on diagnosis of paraurethral cyst.[egetip.dergisi.org]


  • Horseshoe-shaped diverticula and diverticula that completely surround the urethra are both associated with worse outcomes, as are those located close to the bladder, and large (over 3–4 cm) diverticula. [3] Epidemiology [ edit ] The incidence of urethral[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Another theory posits that an obstructed periurethral gland becomes infected and develops into an abscess that ruptures into the urethral lumen, forming an ostium. [3] Epidemiology Frequency Female urethral diverticulum (UD) is a rare disorder with an[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Epidemiology Bartholin's duct cysts, the most common cystic growths in the vulva, 4, 5 occur in the labia majora. 6 Two percent of women develop a Bartholin's duct cyst or gland abscess at some time in life. 6 Abscesses are almost three times more common[aafp.org]
  • Epidemiology As females with urethral diverticula are often asymptomatic and the diagnosis is difficult, it is very likely the reported prevalence, estimated as 1 to 6% of women, is an under representation of those with the condition [1].[webmedcentral.com]
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  • Pathophysiology Tubuloalveolar mucous glands, known as periurethral glands, line the urethral wall. They are located posterolaterally in the mid and distal third of the urethra. Most periurethral glands drain into the distal urethra.[emedicine.medscape.com]


  • We have instructed her to avoid sexual act for 2 weeks to prevent scarring of the region because of the trauma.[drramayyas.blogspot.com]
  • For definitive management incision over the cyst with stone removal followed by marsupialization is performed to prevent recurrence.[urologyannals.com]
  • Hello Shaylan01, yes I did get mine during pregnancy, it was getting bigger and more uncomfortable but it wasn't preventing me from peeing so it was my call to do the surgery or not.[babycenter.com]
  • It is important to identify the communication site before surgery to completely excise the diverticulum and to prevent recurrence.[urologysurgery.wordpress.com]
  • Complete excision of the cyst with total removal of the epithelium is the required for treatment and prevention of recurrence.[link.springer.com]

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