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- n. Surgery involving the repair of the urethra.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An operation for the repair of an injury or a defect in the walls of the urethra.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In surgery, an operation for remedying defects in the urethra.
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Nor had he had a metoidioplasty a procedure that enables the clitoris to be transformed into what appears to be a small penis, scrotoplasty, urethroplasty, or phalloplasty, which would have created external male genitalia.
Kajbafzadeh A-M, et al. Detubularized pedicled vaginal onlay flap urethroplasty: A new method for hypospadias repair of ambiguous genitalia.
They strongly recommended open urethroplasty as a primary option instead of some type of endoscopic or minimally invasive approach, such as primary catheterization, because the repair has a longer durability.
The group concluded that by utilizing a perineal approach, with the updated guidelines of urethroplasty, a consistent success rate could be achieved in the pediatric and adolescent patients with posterior urethral injuries.