search
for
 About Bioline  All Journals  Testimonials  Membership  News  Donations


Iranian Journal of Pediatrics
Tehran University of Medical Sciences Press
ISSN: 1018-4406
EISSN: 2008-2150
Vol. 26, No. 2, 2016, pp. 1-4
Bioline Code: pe16018
Full paper language: English
Document type: Case Report
Document available free of charge

Iranian Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2016, pp. 1-4

 en Complete Urethral Duplication in Children: A Case Report
Roshanzamir, Fatollah; Mirshemirani, Alireza; Ghoroubi, Javad; Mahdavi, Alireza; Mohajerzadeh, Leily & Sarafi, Mehdi

Abstract

Introduction:
Urethral duplication (UD) is a rare congenital anomaly with multiple anatomical variants.
Case Presentation:
In this article we present a four year-old child with complete UD. The patient was admitted for hypospadias repair, in evaluation we found type IIA1 UD according to Effmann classification. Patient underwent hypospadias repair saving complete UD.
Conclusions:
After one year follow-up he has normal and continent urination.

Keywords
Complete Urethral Duplication, Effman Classification, IIA1 Type, Surgical Repair

 
© Copyright 2016 - Iranian Journal of Pediatrics
Alternative site location: http://diglib.tums.ac.ir/pub/

Home Faq Resources Email Bioline
© Bioline International, 1989 - 2017, Site last up-dated on 05-Dec-2017.
Site created and maintained by the Reference Center on Environmental Information, CRIA, Brazil
System hosted by the Internet Data Center of Rede Nacional de Ensino e Pesquisa, RNP, Brazil