Successful hypospadias repair in infants using brief urinary diversion and watertight neourethral closure.

Since July 1982, 23 children between 10 and 28 months old underwent correction of hypospadias. After chordee was resected the urethral orifice was in the perineum in 3, at the penoscrotal junction in 5, on the proximal or mid shaft in 10 or at the distal shaft in 5. The neourethra was fashioned from a transverse island pedicle of preputial skin for proximal… CONTINUE READING