Clinical review of the 'Snodgrass' hypospadias repair.

  title={Clinical review of the 'Snodgrass' hypospadias repair.},
  author={Andrew J A Holland and Grahame H. H. Smith and Daniel Thomas Cass},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of surgery},
  volume={70 8},
BACKGROUND Snodgrass first described the tubularized, incised plate (TIP) urethroplasty for distal hypospadias repair in 1994 based on the concept of hingeing the incised urethral plate. The use of this technique allows a vertically orientated glanular meatus to be produced. A retrospective review of patients who had this procedure for the primary repair of distal hypospadias at New Children's Hospital was performed to objectively assess the cosmetic and functional outcomes of this technique… CONTINUE READING