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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
Translations

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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The three-year-old was born with a genetic condition with left him with an absent left radius and thumb, hypoplasia of the right thumb and dextrocardia glandular hypospadius.
About one in 300 boys will be born with an abnormality of the penis known as hypospadius.
1 Most frequently these include caudal, ilioinguinal/ iliohypogastric or spinal blocks for Genito-urinary, lower abdominal or lower limb surgery and penile blocks for hypospadius repair and circumcisions.
A child posted for circumcision was found to have hypospadius, these are a few.
length, perineal hypospadius, palpable mass in both labia major and a blunt space resembling vagina in between.
A BMI above 29 appears to double the risk of neural tube defects and to slightly increase the risk of heart defects, anorectal atresia, limb-reduction defects, hypospadius, diaphragmatic hernia, and omphalocele.