epispadias


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Noun1.epispadias - a congenital abnormality in males in which the urethra is on the upper surface of the penis
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ep·i·spa·di·as

n. epispadias, abertura congénita anormal de la uretra en la parte superior del pene.

epispadias

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The Muscle Research Unit at the ECRC / MDC for Molecular Medicine intends to develop an autologous muscle stem cell transplant to accommodate bladder sphincter in epispadias. These are "Primary Human Satellite Cells" (PHSats), which are produced under GMP conditions.
Male and female pseudohermaphroditism, clitoral hypertrophy, and epispadias in infants with maternal exposure to medroxyprogesterone acetate were reported in previous studies (6).
Frequently, penile duplication presents with penile anomalies such as hypospadias, epispadias, and a rudimentary penis (1-7).
FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- International collaboration focused on treating bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex (BE) and penopubic epispadias (PE) in India is associated with acceptable outcomes, according to a study published online March 7 in JAMA Surgery.
Likewise, those who also had some additional urological problems such as paraphimosis reduction, hypospadias repair, epispadias repair, undescended testicles surgery; and who were planned to be operated for those reasons and to be circumcised at the same time were also excluded.
([paragraph][paragraph][paragraph]) Renal agenesis/hypoplasia (753.0), bladder exstrophy (753.5), hypospadias (752.61), epispadias (752.62), congenital posterior urethral valves (753.6).
These diverse groups of conditions include posterior urethral valve (PUV), bladder and cloacal exstrophy, and epispadias and myelomeningocele [3-5].
[1] These include undescended testes, ambiguous genitalia, hydronephrosis, bladder extrophy, cloacal extrophy, patent urachus, polycystic kidneys, hypospadias, bifid scrotum, posterior urethral valves, absent kidney, horseshoe kidney, renal cyst and epispadias.
Contraindications to neonatal circumcision include hypospadias, epispadias, chordee, webbed penis, microphallus, and hidden penis secondary to hydrocele or hernia4.
The finding of epispadias is quite frequent, although it is also possible to find cloacal involvement (1,2).
Some urologist recommend simple repair of the bladder and epispadias and do the self catheterization through out the life which I don't think is practicable.