A case of labial adhesion in a reproductive woman

Yujiro Tsujita, Junichi Asakuma, Taiki Kanbara, Takahiko Yoshii, Ryuichi Azuma, Makoto Sumitomo, Tomohiko Asano

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A 21 -year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with a complaint of voiding-difficulty and urinary retention. On examination, the labia was found to be extensively fused with a pinhole opening in the center of adhesion from which urine discharged. The fusion was separated surginally under the diagnosis of labial adhesion. Labial adhesions generally occur in children or post-menopausal women, but are extremely rare in reproductive women. This is the sixth case of labial adhesion in a reproductive woman reported in Japan.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)463-465
Number of pages3
JournalActa Urologica Japonica
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 01-08-2010
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Urology


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