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Female urinary tract

Female urinary tract

Overview

The female and male urinary tracts are relatively the same except for the length of the urethra.

Review Date 2/7/2017

Updated by: Todd Gersten, MD, Hematology/Oncology, Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, Wellington, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.