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J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jan;45(1):E13-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2009.10.057.

Aphallia: experience with 3 cases.

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  • 1Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences Rohtak, Haryana 124001, India.

Abstract

In view of the rarity of the lesion, we describe 3 cases of aphallia associated with genitourinary and nongenitourinary anomalies. One case was associated with an anorectal malformation, whereas 2 had a normal anal opening. One patient with a normal anal opening had an associated rectal-urethro-fistula. Development of the phallus, clinical presentation of aphallia, associated anomalies, and an outline of the management is discussed along with a review of the literature.

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