Intake of oral mucosa flap in reconstructive surgery of the urethra

Reconstructive surgery of the urethra is based on the concept of tissue transfer. It comes to moving tissue from a source member to the receiver member with a medical condition requires reconstructive surgery. Each fabric has physical characteristics of its own: extensibility internal tension viscoelasticity which are a function of the arrangement between them of

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Urétroplastie pour sténose de l’urètre bulbaire

Urethroplasty for bulbar urethral stenosis with free flap oral mucosa

Most strictures of the currently observed male urethra are located at the bulbar urethra. The free flap urethroplasty oral mucosa, according to BARBAGLI technique is the treatment we realize preferentially in this indication in case of failure of endoscopic urétrotomies. Description ventral urethroplasty with oral mucosa free flap The narrowing of the urethra being defined as

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Urethroplasty with free flaps of oral mucosa

The fact that over 200 technical of urethroplasties were published, highlights the difficulty of reconstructive surgery of the urethra, which exposes to many complications and functional and cosmetic results unsatisfactory often see ill. Free flap of oral mucosa are used for over a hundred years for reconstructive plastic surgery, and since 1941 for surgery of

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The treatment of urethral stricture

Treatment of urethral stricture improves human comfort by allowing him to urinate with ease, and it protects the urinary tract threatened with deterioration because of the impact of the obstruction. However, one of the main difficulties of this treatment is the frequency with which these strictures recur. The indications and the choice of surgical treatment

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Urétrotomie interne par voie endoscopique

Endoscopic internal urethrotomy

Endoscopic urethrotomy is usually the first line therapy performed to treat the urethra strictures, particularly when it touches the bulbar portion of the channel. It’s easy production intervention, minimally invasive, requiring only a short hospital stay and also a short interruption of personal and professional activities. However, it is noted that for short strictures, and the recurrence

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sténose urétrale

Diagnosis of urethral stricture

The narrowing of the male urethra is often overlooked or diagnosed late because the signs and symptoms that suggest the existence common to other obstructive diseases of the urinary tract and the most commonly used imaging explorations do not explore the urethra properly. But it is important to bear this diagnosis early so as to

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Schema uretre et prostate

Urethral stricture : Symptoms and signs

The male urethra is a canal running from the bladder to the penis. This canal is the vector of the semen and urine. Its shrinkage is a pathology (the “urethral stricture”) that should be addressed at the earliest in order to avoid complications. In that goal, it is important to know the clinical signs that evoke this

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The causes of urethral stricture

The male urethra is a duct that leads from the bladder to the end of the rod and which carries the semen and urine. Because of its fragility, local lesions can cause shrinkage. This pathology called “urethral stricture” is more frequently observed; it should be treated in order to avoid complications. Its causes are mainly

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Male Urethra Anatomy

The male urethra is a conduit spread over the genital & urinary systems. This musculomembranous canal is running from the bladder to the end of the penis and carries the sperm but also drains the urine from the bladder outwards. A circular muscle, the sphincter, located at its initial portion, control the urination. The urethra

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