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


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.


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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