• November 1, 2023
  • Dr. Bhavesh Doshi
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Case Hypospadias


Case No. 10: Hypospadias

  • Passing urine from the undersurface of the penis. The opening may be anywhere from the glans penis to the perineum.
  • Generally always associated with bending of the penis(chordee).
  • Treatment is only by surgical correction.
  • Single or 2 staged surgery can be performed.
  • Should be operated as early as 6 months, preferably after 9 months.
  • Urethro cutaneous fistula formation is seen in 15-20% of patients.

Point To Remember

Early and timely surgery prevents the child from having psychological trauma of penile surgery.