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Complete Urethral Duplication: Case Report and Literature Review

Authors Suoub M, Saleem MM, Sawaqed F

Received 18 November 2019

Accepted for publication 13 January 2020

Published 24 January 2020 Volume 2020:12 Pages 15—20


Checked for plagiarism Yes

Review by Single anonymous peer review

Peer reviewer comments 2

Editor who approved publication: Dr Jan Colli

Mohammed Suoub,1 Mohammad M Saleem,2 Fadi Sawaqed1

1Section of Urology, Department of Special Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mut’ah University, Karak, Jordan; 2Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Jordan, Jordan University Hospital, Amman, Jordan

Correspondence: Mohammed Suoub
Section of Urology, Department of Special Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mut’ah University, Mu’tah, Karak 61710, Jordan
Tel +962 798259007

Abstract: Urethral duplication (UD) is a rare-congenital anomaly that can affect the genito-urinary system. The aim of this case report is to show our experience in this case, including the investigation and operative techniques that we utilized. In the literature review, we will show that different types of duplication, radiological investigations, and surgical techniques have been used to treat this condition.

Keywords: urethra, dorsal, congenital, double, duplication

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