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Urethral Manipulation Syndrome (UMS, Kelami's Syndrome)

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

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Description:

The urethral manipulation syndrome (UMS) is an acquired cause of penile deviation that was first described by Kelami. It is caused by periurethral fibrosis that occurs after insertion of a catheter or instrumentation. The deviation may be severe enough to require corrective surgery.

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