Urethrostomy

What is Urethrostomy?

Urethrostomy is a surgical procedure that creates a permanent opening in the urethra, commonly to remove obstructions to urine flow. The procedure is most often performed in male cats, where the opening is made in the perineum.

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I seem to have a feeling under my left armpit area and slightly towards my back. It feels like air bubbles. Odd and slightly worrying.

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Thanks for your query, albeit short.
To recapitulate:Male/60 - takes...

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my partner and i were having normal sex (although quite vigourous) and noticed when haveing a brief break that my penis was bleeding. There was no...

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Hello and welcome to Healthcare Magic. Thanks for your query.

From the description of your symptoms, it is appears that you must have sustained a...

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I have history of urological difficulties. I had several operation to repair hypospadias as a child. As a teenager (72 -75) I had urethroplasty. I...

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It is unlkely to be successful.

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Based on the facts that you have posted it appears that...

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i had surgury for a stricture 3-4 years ago. I am not sure what kind of surgery I had but it required a catheter for a week afterwards. That was so...

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I seem to have a feeling under my left armpit area and slightly towards my back. It feels like air bubbles. Odd and slightly worrying.

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I have history of urological difficulties. I had several operation to repair hypospadias as a child. As a teenager (72 -75) I had urethroplasty . I...

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my partner and i were having normal sex (although quite vigourous) and noticed when haveing a brief break that my penis was bleeding. There was no...

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