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How is vulvar cancer staged?

... The cancer is growing into the anus or the lower third of the vagina or
urethra (the tube that drains urine from the bladder). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vulvarcancer/detailedguide/vulvar-cancer-staging

Managing Incontinence for Men With Cancer

... better, an artificial muscle controlled by a scrotal pump can be implanted to
squeeze the urethra, or a small device called a urethral sling may be ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/managing-incontinence-for-men-with-cancer

What is bladder cancer?

... When you urinate, the muscles in the bladder contract, and urine is forced
out of the bladder through a tube called the urethra. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-what-is-bladder-cancer

Cancer Glossary

... See also bladder, kidney, urethra. urethra Search [yoo-ree-thruh]. the tube
that carries urine from the bladder to outside the body. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=u

Urostomy: A Guide

... The urinary tract is made up of 2 kidneys, 2 ureters, the bladder, and the
urethra. ... It passes out of the body through the urethra. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002931-pdf.pdf

What treatments are available to help with erections?

... to help with erections is a urethral pellet. A man uses an applicator to put a
tiny pellet or microsuppository of medicine into his urethra (the opening ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexualityfortheman/sexuality-for-men-with-cancer-methods-to-help-with-erections

Surgery for bladder cancer

... receive. This surgery is done using an instrument passed up the urethra,
so it does not require cutting into the abdomen. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-treating-surgery

Cancer Glossary

... in the body. For example, the urethral sphincter squeezes the urethra
shut and provides urinary control. Two of these muscles ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=s

Surgery for bladder cancer

... Tumors in the bladder are removed using a slender tube with a lens and a
light on the end that is put into the bladder through the urethra. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/overviewguide/bladder-cancer-overview-treating-surgery-bladder-cancer

What is prostate cancer?

... The urethra, which is the tube that carries urine and semen out of the body
through the penis, goes through the center of the prostate. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-what-is-prostate-cancer