LP30364-1     Urethra

DESCRIPTION
  Part: Urethra
  Description: In anatomy, the urethra is a tube which connects the urinary bladder to the outside of the body. The urethra has an excretory function in both sexes to pass urine to the outside, and also a reproductive function in the male, as a passage for sperm. The external urethral sphincter is a smooth muscle that allows voluntary control over urination.
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  Part: Urethra
  Description: A tube that transports URINE from the BLADDER to the outside of the body in both the sexes. It also has a reproductive function in the male by providing a passage for SPERM.
 
 

BASIC PART PROPERTIES
  Construct for LOINC short name: Urth
  Type: SYSTEM
  Status: ACTIVE
  Created On: 7/29/2002

LANGUAGE VARIANTS
 
  Chinese (CHINA)  (From: Lin Zhang, A LOINC volunteer from China)    
  尿道      
 
  Dutch (NETHERLANDS)  (From: NVKC, Dutch Society for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, The Netherlands)    
  urethra      
 
  Estonian (ESTONIA)  (From: Estonian E-Health Foundation)   SYNONYMS
  Um     Ureetrakaabe
 
  French (BELGIUM)  (From: Jean M. Prevost, MD, Biopathology)   SYNONYMS
  Urètre     Urèthre
 
  French (CANADA)  (From: Canada Health Infoway Inc.)    
  Urètre      
 
  Italian (ITALY)  (From: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)    
  Uretra      
 
  Russian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)  (From: Yaroslavl State Medical Academy)   SYNONYMS
  Уретра     Мочеиспускательный канал
 
  Spanish (SPAIN)  (From: the Clinical Laboratory Committee of SERVICIO EXTREMEÑO DE SALUD, with the support of BITAC MAP.)    
  Uretra      
 
  Turkish (TURKEY)  (From: LOINC Turkish Translation Group and the Turkish Ministry of Health)    
  Üretra      

INTERNAL FIELDS
  Detail Page Created On: 6/20/2019 12:33:21 PM
  Display name: Urethra
  Preferred Abbreviation: Urth