Epispadias

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Epispadias

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Hypospadias Epispadias Association

The Hypospadias and Epispadias Association, Inc. (HEA) is an organization founded in the year 2000 for the support and education of people born with hypospadias or epispadias and their families, loved ones, and medical care givers.

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Epispadias" for support, advocacy or research.

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Hypospadias Epispadias Association

The Hypospadias and Epispadias Association, Inc. (HEA) is an organization founded in the year 2000 for the support and education of people born with hypospadias or epispadias and their families, loved ones, and medical care givers.

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Last Updated: 25 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Epispadias" returned 40 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Isolated Male Epispadias: Anatomic Functional Restoration Is the Primary Goal.
 

Author(s): Anne-Francoise Spinoit, Tom Claeys, Elke Bruneel, Achilles Ploumidis, Erik Van Laecke, Piet Hoebeke

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2016 ;2016():6983109.

 

Background. Isolated male epispadias (IME) is a rare congenital penile malformation, as often part of bladder-exstrophy-epispadias complex (BEEC). In its isolated presentation, it consists in a defect of the dorsal aspect of the penis, leaving the urethral plate open. Occurrence of ...

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2016

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CNV analysis in 169 patients with bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex.
 

Author(s): Catharina von Lowtzow, Andrea Hofmann, Rong Zhang, Florian Marsch, Anne-Karoline Ebert, Wolfgang Rösch, Raimund Stein, Thomas M Boemers, Karin Hirsch, Carlo Marcelis, Wouter F J Feitz, Alfredo Brusco, Nicola Migone, Massimo Di Grazia, Susanne Moebus, Markus M Nöthen, Heiko Reutter, Michael Ludwig, Markus Draaken

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The bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex (BEEC) represents the severe end of the congenital uro-rectal malformation spectrum. Initial studies have implicated rare copy number variations (CNVs), including recurrent duplications of chromosomal region 22q11.21, in BEEC etiology.

Last Updated: 4 May 2016

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Complex bladder-exstrophy-epispadias management: causes of failure of initial bladder closure.
 

Author(s): Kouame Dibi Bertin, Kouame Yapo Guy Serge, Sounkere Moufidath, Koffi Maxime, Odehouri Koudou Thierry Hervé, Yaokreh Jean Baptiste, Tembely Samba, Dieth Atafi Gaudens, Ouattara Ossenou, Dick Ruffin

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;11(4):334-40.

 

The success of the initial closure of the complex bladder-exstrophy remains a challenge in pediatric surgery. This study describes a personal experience of the causes of failure of the initial closure and operative morbidity during the surgical treatment of bladder-exstrophy complex. ...

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2014

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The terms "Epispadias" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The exstrophy-epispadias complex.
 

Author(s): Anne-Karoline Ebert, Heiko Reutter, Michael Ludwig, Wolfgang H Rösch

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Exstrophy-epispadias complex (EEC) represents a spectrum of genitourinary malformations ranging in severity from epispadias (E) to classical bladder exstrophy (CEB) and exstrophy of the cloaca (EC). Depending on severity, EEC may involve the urinary system, musculoskeletal system, ...

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2009

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Comparison of Pudendal Nerve Block and Caudal Block for Hypospadias in Young Children
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypospadias and Epispadias

 

Last Updated: 8 May 2017

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Bladder Exstrophy (FIVES FertIlity Vesical Exstrophy Sexuality)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Fertility

 

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2016

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