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A 22-year-old female asked:

when i google about pigmented urethra, it gives me results about urethral cancer. my urethra is black in color which i observed recently. is this norm?

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Dr. Michael Finkelstein
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
More info is: needed the urethra in a male except for the area at the meatus is hidden what are you describing?

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