The Modified Prone Jack-knife Position for the Excision of Female Urethral Diverticula

Osman N. I. , MANGIR N. , Reeves F. A. , Franco A., Ricci E., Inman R., ...More

EUROPEAN UROLOGY, vol.79, no.2, pp.290-297, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eururo.2020.11.016
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.290-297


Background: Female urethral diverticula (UD) are an uncommon and often overlooked aetiology in women presenting with lower urinary tract symptoms, urethral pain, and recurrent urinary tract infection. With increasing awareness, appropriate imaging is more commonly undertaken with consideration given to surgical management.