Congenital anterior urethral diverticulum

James E. Silberzweig, Barbara L. Baskin, Joshua A. Becker

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A congenital anterior urethral diverticulum is a rare abnormality. We present two adults with nonobstructing congenital wide-mouthed diverticulum and an adult with a diverticulum containing a partially obstructing distal lip. The clinical presentation, radiographic appearance, treatment, and possible etiology are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)396-398
Number of pages3
JournalAbdominal Imaging
Issue number4
StatePublished - Sep 1993
Externally publishedYes


  • Urethra
  • Urethral diverticulum
  • Urethrography


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