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Male urinary tract

Male urinary tract

Overview

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

Review Date 2/13/2017

Updated by: Laura J. Martin, MD, MPH, ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.