An Update of Current Practice in Hypospadias Surgery

Springer A., TEKGÜL S., Subramaniam R.

EUROPEAN UROLOGY SUPPLEMENTS, vol.16, no.1, pp.8-15, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eursup.2016.09.006
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.8-15
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Today, a multiple number of surgical techniques, modifications, and combinations of techniques are used to improve cosmetic and functional outcomes and to minimise the procedure burden for the patient. Nevertheless, controversy exists regarding the ideal management of hypospadias. This update is based on current literature following a systematic review using MEDLINE. (C) 2016 European Association of Urology. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.