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What can cause reactive squamous metaplasia in male urethra? Non smoker with negative for bacteria in urine cytology and common stds. Hpv positive.

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Trauma, infection

Or hormones. Intermittent catheterization or indwelling catheters can induce squamous metaplasia, hpv, which is a std as well as other stds can cause it.
Estrogen pretreated men undergoing gender change have urethral metaplasia. Can be associated with bladder and urethral cancers. Sometimes harmless and of no known cause.

In brief: Trauma, infection

Or hormones. Intermittent catheterization or indwelling catheters can induce squamous metaplasia, hpv, which is a std as well as other stds can cause it.
Estrogen pretreated men undergoing gender change have urethral metaplasia. Can be associated with bladder and urethral cancers. Sometimes harmless and of no known cause.
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: HPV

Hpv.
Please wear condoms.

In brief: HPV

Hpv.
Please wear condoms.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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