Tubularized Incised Plate, Snodgrass Hypospadias Repair: Surin Hospital Experience


  • Shusit Parnitvitidkun Department of Surgery, Surin Provincial Hospital, Surin, Thailand


Purpose: We reported our experience in using tubularized incised plate urethroplasty for correction of hypospadias in Surin Provincial Hospital.

Materials and Methods: From September 2000 to June 2001, tubularized incised plate urethroplasty was performed in 8 boys. Their age ranged from 2 to 15 years. There were 2 cases of subcoronal, 3 cases of midshaft, and 3 cases of penoscrotal meatal hypospadias.

Results: Tubularized incised plate urethroplasty created a functional cosmetic outcome within 2 hours of operative time. Complication develops in one case (12.5 %) with wound dehiscence due to dislodgement of the stent on the second postoperative day.

Conclusion: Tubularized incised urethral plate urethroplasty is a versatile repair that can be applied to a wide range of variety in hypospadia. The procedure reliably creates a functional slit-like vertically oriented meatus following surgical correction.


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Parnitvitidkun S. Tubularized Incised Plate, Snodgrass Hypospadias Repair: Surin Hospital Experience. Thai J Surg [Internet]. 2001 Dec. 28 [cited 2022 Sep. 25];22(4):111-4. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/ThaiJSurg/article/view/243124



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