Adult posterior urethral valve: a case report

Mete Kilciler, Seref Basal, Hasan Cem Irkilata, Murat Zor, Mustafa Okan Istanbulluoglu & Murat Dayanc
Introduction: Posterior urethral valve (PUV) is a congenital obstructive defect of the male urethra with an incidence of 1/8,000 to 1/25,000 live births. PUV is the most common cause of lower urinary tract obstruction in neonates. The diagnosis of PUV is usually made early, and PUV cases have rarely been detected in adults. Case presentation: Here we report the case of a 35 years old man presented with obstructive urinary symptoms. In spite of bladder...