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Female urinary tract

Female urinary tract


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

Review Date 2/13/2018

Updated by: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.