OverviewThe male and female urinary tracts are relatively the same except for the length of the urethra.
Update Date 10/13/2015
Updated by: Walead Latif DO, Nephrologist, Medical Director of Fresenius Vascular Care, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Rutgers Medical School, Newark, NJ. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.