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Urethral Stricture Summary

Description: Narrowing of any part of the URETHRA. It is characterized by decreased urinary stream and often other obstructive voiding symptoms.

Also Known As: Anterior Urethral Stricture; Posterior Urethral Stricture; Urethral Stricture, Anterior; Urethral Stricture, Posterior; Anterior Urethral Strictures Show All >>

Networked: 973 relevant articles (79 outcomes, 69 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Urethral Stricture

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Thulium : 5 outcomes 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  2. Triamcinolone (Aristocort) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 9 results : FDA 27
  3. Mitomycin (Mitomycin-C) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 11 results : FDA 7 Generic
  4. Cosmetics : 2 outcomes in 9 results : IBA
  5. Plastics : 2 outcomes in 7 results : IBA
  6. halofuginone : 1 outcome 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  7. Neodymium : 1 outcome 1 study in 10 results : IBA
  8. Collagen : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  9. Muscarinic Receptors (Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Hyaluronoglucosaminidase (Hyaluronidase) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 5
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Diseases Related to Urethral Stricture

  1. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  2. Urethral Stricture
  3. Hemorrhage
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Urethral Stricture

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 13 outcomes 15 studies in 262 results
  2. Stents : 11 outcomes 9 studies in 98 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 9 outcomes 3 studies in 44 results
  4. Solid-State Lasers : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 37 results
  5. Transurethral Resection of Prostate (TURP) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 78 results
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