The use of tissue expanders for resurfacing of the penis for hypospadias cripples.

OBJECTIVE To review our experience with tissue expanders for resurfacing the penis in selected cases of complex hypospadias repairs. MATERIALS AND METHODS We reviewed the medical records of 6 hypospadias male patients who underwent tissue expansion for phallic skin resurfacing. The patients ranged in age from 14-29 years of age at the time of placement of… CONTINUE READING