navicular fossa of spongiose part of urethra

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The dilated terminal portion of the male spongy urethra located in the glans penis right before the external urethral orifice, also referred to as the most distal pendulous urethra; it is lined by stratified squamous, non-keratinizing epithelium; during development, the glans of the penis is initially solid but cannulates to give rise to the navicular fossa. [ MP : anna http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Navicular_fossa_of_male_urethra MP : 0011838 ]

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definition
  • The dilated terminal portion of the male spongy urethra located in the glans penis right before the external urethral orifice, also referred to as the most distal pendulous urethra; it is lined by stratified squamous, non-keratinizing epithelium; during development, the glans of the penis is initially solid but cannulates to give rise to the navicular fossa.
has exact synonym
  • fossa navicularis urethrae (pars spongiosa, urethra masculina)
  • fossa navicularis urethrae
  • navicular fossa of urethra
  • navicular fossa
  • fossa navicularis of urethra
has related synonym
  • fossa navicularis urethrae
id
  • UBERON:0012294