Delayed repair of post-traumatic posterior urethral distraction injuries: Long-term results

Tunc H., Tefekli A., Kaplancan T., Esen T.

UROLOGY, vol.55, no.6, pp.837-841, 2000 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0090-4295(00)00464-7
  • Journal Name: UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.837-841
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No


Objectives. There is still controversy regarding the treatment of post-traumatic posterior urethral distraction injuries. Initial suprapubic cystostomy and delayed perineal urethral reconstruction has been considered the reference standard. In this report, we review our experience with delayed perineal urethral reconstruction, with a focus on the long-term outcome and complications.