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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 4/26/2020

Updated by: Kelly L. Stratton, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor, Department of Urology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.