Evaluation of Clinical Characteristics and Surgical Outcomes in Female Patients with a Urethral Diverticulum

Study ID
STU 082010-017

Cancer Related

Healthy Volunteers

Study Sites

  • UT Southwestern Ambulatory Services

Allison Beaver

Principal Investigator
Philippe Zimmern, M.D.


This is a retrospective analysis of the pre and post-operative clinical characteristics, urodynamics and radiologic imaging before and after excision of a urethral diverticulum in women treated at uTSW between 1996 and 2012 to compare the merit of clinical findings and imaging over time in relation to surgical outcomes.

Participant Eligibility

Female patients between the ages of 18 and 90 consecutively presenting to the UTSW Department of Urology ambulatory clinic (Aston Clinic) with urethral diverticulum, who underwent pre and post operative surveys, multi channel urodynamics and radiologic imaging for evaluation of their diverticulum.