membranous urethra

noun

Medical Definition of membranous urethra

: the part of the male urethra that is situated between the layers of the urogenital diaphragm and that connects the parts of the urethra passing through the prostate gland and the penis

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“Membranous urethra.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/membranous%20urethra. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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