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Medical Term:

prostatic urethra


the prostatic part of the male urethra, about 2.5 cm in length, that traverses the prostate; it includes the seminal colliculus, and the ejaculatory and prostatic ducts open into it.

Synonym(s): pars prostatica urethraeTA

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