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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 8/26/2017

Updated by: Jennifer Sobol, DO, Urologist with the Michigan Institute of Urology, West Bloomfield, MI. 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.