urethrostomymedical dictionary

<procedure>

<surgery> Surgical formation of a permanent opening between the urethra and the skin.

Origin: urethro-+ G. Stoma, mouth

Perineal urethrostomy, formation of a permanent opening into the bulbous portion of the urethra through a perineal skin incision.

(05 Mar 2000)

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