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Urethra

Assoc Prof Craig Hacking and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

The urethra is the terminal segment of the genitourinary system. Because of vastly different anatomy between the sexes, male and female urethras are discussed separately:

NB: At present (2020) there is no standardized universal terminology for the post-operative urethral anatomy in transmasculine patients who have undergone metoidioplasty or phalloplasty 1.

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Article information

rID: 22922
System: Urogenital
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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