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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

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Hypospadia is a congenital anomaly of external genitalia, in which there is fusion failure of urogenital folds and incomplete development of penile urethra.
Patients with distal penile hypospadia without chordee between 2 and 14 years were included and patients were excluded who had previous repair for hypospadias.
Patients with previous history of surgery for hypospadia, those with proximal penile and posterior hypospadias, micropenis and ambiguous genitalia and those without chordee were excluded.
Both boys, who cannot be named for legal reasons, suffered from hypospadia, a birth defect that affects male genitals, and required corrective surgery.
teens between 1973 and 1995), a doubling in the male birth defect hypospadia (a deformed penis) and an increase in undescended and undersized testicles.
However when all congenital anomalies are considered like cryptorchidism and hypospadias the incidence is much higher i.
The patient was previously diagnosed with hypospadias and congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) but has been without treatment for 3 years, due to lack of insurance.
My 10-month-old son (a twin) has a mild hypospadias and chordee.
Dr Singal, the founding director for the Hypospadias Foundation, has more than 30 scientific papers in peer reviewed indexed medical journals to his credit, is being hosted by Ibn Al Nafees Hospital in Manama.
The term hypospadias is derived from the Greek "Hypo" means under and "spadon" means a rent or a fissure.
Introduction: We sought to compare the surgical outcomes of hypospadias repair with correction of inguinal pathology using a single penile incision vs.
Background: Hypospadias is a common congenital urological problem with the incidence of one in three hundred male children.