Epispadias

Common Name(s)

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 17 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Y chromosome aberration in a patient with cloacal-bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex: an unusual finding.
 

Author(s): Mirian Yumie Nishi, Thais Cotrim Martins, Elaine Maria Frade Costa, Berenice Bilharinho Mendonca, Amilcar Martins Giron, Sorahia Domenice

Journal: Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2013 Mar;57(2):148-52.

 

Chromosome aberrations or genetic syndromes associated with cloacal-bladder exstrophy complex have rarely been reported. The aim of this report is to describe a 14 year-old female Brazilian patient with a complex urogenital malformation, short stature, lack of secondary se-xual characteristics ...

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2013

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Role of bulking agents in bladder exstrophy-epispadias complexes.
 

Author(s): Seyed Mohammad Vahid Hosseini, Mohammad Zarenezhad, Sakineh Falahi, Ali Amir Ahmadi, Babak Sabet, Ahmad Reza Rasekhi

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;10(1):5-8.

 

Role of pelvic osteotomy in surgical management of bladder exstrophy is controversial But pelvic rim closure importantly. Bulking agents have been used for perineal and pelvic dysfunction in adults. In this study, bladder extrophy repair was performed without pubic closure And bulking ...

Last Updated: 22 Mar 2013

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Adjustable male sling: our experiences with placement of adjustable male sling, including a case of exstrophy-epispadias: initial report.
 

Author(s): Abbas Basiri, Hossein Kilani

Journal: Urol J. 2013 ;10(1):802-6.

 

To present our experience of using an adjustable male sling, Argus® (Promedone SA; Cordoba, Argentina), in patients with stress urinary incontinence (SUI), and report its success, extension of indications, and management of complications.

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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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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Muscle Derived Cell Therapy for Bladder Exstrophy Epispadias Induced Incontinence
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Bladder Exstrophy; Urinary Incontinence

 

Last Updated: 1 Jul 2013

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Transurethral Myoblast Injection for Urinary Incontinence in Children With Bladder Exstrophy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urinary Incontinence

 

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2014

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