Urethral Caruncle

  • Ranadhir Barua


Urethral caruncle is a red fleshy mass a few millimeters to a few centimeters in diameter commonly seen in the posterior part of the urethral meatus of postmenopausal women. The lesion is asymptomatic but may cause pain and bleeding if ulcerated or thrombosed.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ranadhir Barua
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  1. 1.Department of Histopathology and CytopathologyThe Queen Elizabeth HospitalWoodvilleAustralia

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