Urethra
General
Inflammation

Author: Turki Al-Hussain, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 8 November 2017, last major update June 2012

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Table of Contents
Definition / general
Cite this page: Al-Hussain, T. Inflammation. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/urethrainflam.html. Accessed November 19th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Urethritis: Gonococcal or nongonococal, associated with prostatitis and cystitis

Nongonococal urethritis:
  • E. coli, Chlamydia trachomatis, Ureaplasma urealyticum
  • Part of Reiter syndrome (urethritis, conjunctivitis, arthritis)