Modified foreskin reconstruction for distal hypospadias and chordee without hypospadias.

@article{Hayashi2008ModifiedFR,
  title={Modified foreskin reconstruction for distal hypospadias and chordee without hypospadias.},
  author={Yutaro Hayashi and Yoshiyuki Kojima and Kentaro Mizuno and Tetsuji Maruyama and Keiichi Tozawa and Kenjiro Kohri},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 7},
  pages={646-8}
}
Although foreskin reconstruction was established for hypospadias surgery in Europe two decades ago, it appears to introduce an extra risk of postoperative complications. We modified foreskin reconstruction in order to reduce the complications caused by its use. After correction of penile curvature and urethroplasty, the inner mucosal layer of the foreskin was separated from the outer skin layer. The approximation of each layer in the midline was limited and transverse adaptation was added to… CONTINUE READING
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