Table 1: Distribution of recurrence with respect to various characteristics of bulbar urethral stricture.

CharacteristicSubtype Number of patients (percentage)Recurrence (percentage)

Length<2 cm55 (68.750%)8 (14.5%)
2–4 cm17 (21.25%)4 (23.52%)
>4 cm8 (10%)4 (50%)

TypePrimary54 (67.5%)8 (14.8%)
Secondary26 (32.5%)8 (30.76%)

Diameter<6 Fr18 (22.5%)16 (88.88%)
≥6 Fr62 (77.5%)0 (0%)

EtiologyKnown39 (48.75%)9 (23.07%)
Idiopathic 41 (51.25%)11 (26.82%)