Encrusted hairball in the urethra

An uncommon complication of hypospadias repair

Eng Hong Goh, Omar Syed, Boon Wei Teoh, Kah Ann Git

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Abstract

We present an uncommon case of an encrusted urethral hairball in an adult patient who had hypospadias repair during childhood. The management of such a case is discussed briefly and suggestions are made to overcome this issue.

Original languageEnglish
JournalUroToday International Journal
Volume5
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012

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Hypospadias
Urethra

Keywords

  • Hair
  • Stone
  • Urethra

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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Encrusted hairball in the urethra : An uncommon complication of hypospadias repair. / Goh, Eng Hong; Syed, Omar; Teoh, Boon Wei; Git, Kah Ann.

In: UroToday International Journal, Vol. 5, No. 3, 06.2012.

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Goh, Eng Hong ; Syed, Omar ; Teoh, Boon Wei ; Git, Kah Ann. / Encrusted hairball in the urethra : An uncommon complication of hypospadias repair. In: UroToday International Journal. 2012 ; Vol. 5, No. 3.
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