Hypospadias Clinics Surgery for failed Hypospadias

Re-Operation for failed Hypospadias 0

Re-Operation for Failed Hypospadias

Last month I saw a 17-year old boy in my clinic. I couldn’t recognise him as I had seen him many years ago. His mother also wore a mask due to the corona scare...

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Two-Stage Hypospadias Repair

Last week we operated on 2 children with severe hypospadias. One of them underwent stage 1 operation. The other child, who had undergone stage 1 operation last year, now underwent stage 2 operation. When...

Single-stage repair of hypospadias 0

Single-Stage Repair of Hypospadias

Hypospadias is a common congenital defect. The severity of hypospadias varies in every child. Many hypospadias are mild or moderate variety, which means that the urinary opening is on the penile shaft and the...

Hypospadias Surgery 0

Assessment of Outcome of Hypospadias Repair

About 2 years ago, I operated on a child with distal hypospadias. When he saw me, he had one failed operation already (done elsewhere), with complete dehiscence of the repair. I performed a re-operation...

An adult man with untreated hypospadias can have many problems because of both cosmetic and functional reasons 0

Adult with Untreated Hypospadias

Recently I saw a 40-year old Adult with hypospadias . He apparently underwent one operation 25 years ago but the operation failed and he has been living with hypospadias ever since. However, the operation had...

What is the right age for hypospadias surgery 0

What is the right age for Hypospadias Surgery?

This is another query commonly asked by the parents. I have dealt with this question in the ‘FAQ’ section of my ‘Hypospadias Surgery’ book. In most standard textbooks, the best time for hypospadias operation...

How do we know our child has hypospadias 0

How do we Know our Child has Hypospadias?

This is a very common doubt expressed by parents. Hypospadias is an external defect, hence it is very easy to observe and diagnose. Today most deliveries are attended by the pediatric doctor who examines...

What is the cause of my Child’s Hypospadias? 0

What is the cause of my Child’s Hypospadias?

Several parents of hypospadias children ask me one question, typically at the end of a detailed discussion about the plan of treatment of their child: Doctor, what is the cause of this hypospadias? Why...

DR. VVS. Chandrasekharam, author of the book on Hypospadias 0

My Experience with Writing a Book on Hypospadias.

DR. VVS. Chandrasekharam, author of the book on Hypospadias, has dealt with 1200 cases of hypospadias over 20 years. Hypospadias is a common congenital (birth) defect of the genitalia in boys, occurring in about...