The Pediatric Penile Perception Score: an instrument for patient self-assessment and surgeon evaluation after hypospadias repair.

@article{Weber2008ThePP,
  title={The Pediatric Penile Perception Score: an instrument for patient self-assessment and surgeon evaluation after hypospadias repair.},
  author={Daniel Max Weber and Verena B Sch{\"o}nbucher and Markus A Landolt and Rita Gobet},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2008},
  volume={180 3},
  pages={1080-4; discussion 1084}
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate an instrument that allows assessment and comparison of penile perception of patients, parents and surgeons. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 77 boys 6 to 17 years old who had undergone hypospadias repair were interviewed by a psychologist with a standardized questionnaire concerning penile self-perception with regard to meatus, glans, skin and general appearance. The Pediatric Penile Perception Score was derived from the sum of these 4… CONTINUE READING