International Urology and Nephrology

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 273–274 | Cite as

Parameatal cyst of urethra: A rare congenital anomaly

  • Metin OnaranEmail author
  • Mustafa Özgür Tan
  • Ahmet Çamtosun
  • Lokman Irkilata
  • Ozlem Erdem
  • Ibrahim Bozkirli


We report a case of parameatal urethral cyst in a 15-year-old boy which is a very rare congenital anomaly. The cyst recognized at infancy but the boy presented to our clinic at the age of 15 when the mass was grown enough to cause spraying of urine and poor cosmesis. Complete excision of the cyst with total removal of the epithelium is the required for treatment and prevention of recurrence.


Anomaly Congenital Parameatal cyst Treatment Urethra 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Metin Onaran
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mustafa Özgür Tan
    • 1
  • Ahmet Çamtosun
    • 1
  • Lokman Irkilata
    • 1
  • Ozlem Erdem
    • 2
  • Ibrahim Bozkirli
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Medicine, Urology DepartmentGazi UniversityBesevler, AnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine Gazi UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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