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Hypospadias

  • Aseem R. Shukla
  • Rakesh P. Patel
  • Douglas A. Canning
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Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)

Abstract

Hypospadias is the result of abnormal development of the penis that leaves the urethral meatus proximal to its normal glanular position anywhere along the penile shaft, scrotum, or perineum. A spectrum of abnormalities, including ventral curvature of the penis (chordee), a hooded incomplete prepuce, and an abortive corpora spongiosum are commonly associated with hypospadias.

Keywords

Urethral Diverticulum Urethral Meatus Hypospadias Repair Urethral Plate Meatal Stenosis 
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  • Aseem R. Shukla
  • Rakesh P. Patel
  • Douglas A. Canning

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