urethral orifice


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Noun1.urethral orifice - the orifice through which urine is dischargedurethral orifice - the orifice through which urine is discharged
orifice, porta, opening - an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity; "the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart"
urethra - duct through which urine is discharged in most mammals and which serves as the male genital duct
vagina - the lower part of the female reproductive tract; a moist canal in female mammals extending from the labia minora to the uterus; "the vagina receives the penis during coitus"; "the vagina is elastic enough to allow the passage of a fetus"
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These are located about the same distance away from the internal urethral orifice (Lumen Learning, 2016).
In BBS females genital abnormalities include hypoplastic fallopian tubes, uterus and ovaries, partial and complete vaginal atresia, absent vaginal orifice and absent urethral orifice, whereas males have small penis and testes (88%).
Male patients had significantly better treatment outcomes at the urethral orifice than those in other affected parts.
The report describes a case of hypospadia in a 3 year old intact dog with the external urethral orifice on ventral surface of penis rather than tip of glans.
In mild cases of hypospadias, the genitalia appear normal except for an abnormally sited urethral orifice.
This clitoral urethra had its external urethral orifice opening at the top of this organ as previously noticed in the same species (Santos et al.
Careful cleaning of the urethral orifice and urinary catheter was performed twice daily.
Manual compression of the two diverticula occurring in one kid, revealed subcutaneous urine leakage; due to narrowing of the urethral orifice, only scant amounts of urine could be voided from the external urethral orifice.