Epispadias

What is Epispadias?

An epispadias is a rare type of malformation of the penis in which the urethra ends in an opening on the upper aspect (the dorsum) of the penis. Epispadias is an uncommon and partial form of a spectrum of failures of abdominal and pelvic fusion in the first months of embryogenesis known as the exstrophy - epispadias complex.

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i have a small round crater on my penis on the middle of the underside of the foreskin also another on the top of the shaft (middle)

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Epispadias is a rare congenital (present from birth) defect located at the opening of the urethra. In this condition, the urethra does not develop...

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i am 30yrs old i had undergone a semen analysis test report as follows volume 2.5ml,viscosity liquification compleated within 30 min,colour opaque,...

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As per your semen analysis seems no problems for becoming a father. But other problems as urethral deformity as...

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My brother has EPISPADIA at childhood and get operated at age of 7.Now he is 29 yrs and get married 3 months back . I want to know that will he...

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An epispadias is a rare type of malformation of the penis in which the urethra ends in an opening on the upper aspect (the dorsum) of the penis....

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