hypospadias

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hypospadias

(ˌhaɪpəˈspeɪdɪəs)
n
(Pathology) pathol a congenital condition in which the opening of the urethra is situated on the underside of the penis instead of at its tip
[C19: from Greek hupospadias man with hypospadia, from hypo- + spadias, prob from spadōn eunuch]
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Noun1.hypospadias - an abnormal condition in males in which the urethra opens on the under surface of the penis
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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hy·po·spa·di·as

[MIM*146450]
n. hipospadias, anomalía congénita de la uretra masculina que consiste en el cierre incompleto de la cara ventral de la uretra en distintos grados de longitud. (En la mujer la uretra tiene salida a la vagina.)

hypospadias

n hipospadias m