The opening of the urethra is in an abnormal location on the underside of the penis.
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Hypospadias and Epispadias Association
A non-profit organization founded for the education and support of people with these conditions. Open to affected individuals, their family members, and health professionals
Psychological Implications Of Hypospadias
A study of the psychological and social consequences of hypospadias. Includes a review of surgical techniques and discusses the possible causes of hypospadias.
Clue found to penis birth defect
The BBC reports that scientists have identified a gene which may play a role in Hypospadias, a common defect affecting the genitalia of baby boys. (November 29, 2010)
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