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Duplication of urethra is a rare congenital anomaly; a Y-shaped urethral duplication is the rarest variant and lacks a standardised treatment plan. We report a nine-year-old male patient with a Y-duplication of urethra diagnosed during neonatal age who presented to a tertiary care teaching hospital in India in 2018. The patient had undergone a vesicostomy on the seventh day of life for passing urine per anus and was lost to follow-up thereafter. At eight years of age, there was a failed attempt at disconnection of the duplicated urethral tract from the anus after colostomy. The patient was managed successfully by progressive dilatation of the orthotopic urethra, which required multiple stages, followed by separation of the urethra from the rectum. At three-years follow-up the patient was continent and asymptomatic.

Keywords: Urethral Duplication; Case Report; India.

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Pati, A. B., Sahoo, S. K., & Tripathy, B. B. (2023). Progressive Dilatation as a Successful Treatment for Y Duplication of Urethra: A case report. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, 23(1), 119–121.

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