What is true regarding a stone in a urethral diverticulum?
A. is symptomless
B. should undergo a trial of milking out
C. diverticulectomy and stone extraction is the treatment of choice
D. ESWL is the preferred treatment option
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Correct Answer : C.
typically, the diverticulum mouth is too narrow to milk the stone out, and for the residual fragments post ESWL to drain. Surgical excision of the diverticulum and stone extraction is the preferred option for treatment.