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Hypospadius: Occurrence and Treatment

It is one problem that occurs to baby boys. When a baby boy arrives in this world with normal penis however the opening or tip is not normal, that is, somewhere in the middle or below the penis, the condition is known as Hypospadius. It is understandable that it can be frustrating and worrying for parents to see this. There is good news for parents whose baby boys are born with such an abnormality. The problem can be easily tackled and treated with a special approach. COSMECTO is working in close association with some of the leading cosmetic surgeons who have expertise and experience in performing this treatment.

Our association with the surgeons in Delhi makes it possible for you to get the best treatment for this condition. Equipped with the latest equipment and infrastructure facilities, the doctors make sure that patients get the most effective treatment. So, if you know someone who has this condition then worry not, the solution is here.

How and why does Hypospadius occur?

Statistics show that the condition occurs in one in 300 baby boys. In most cases, the disease is in milder stage however irrespective of what the level of severity is, getting it treated is a must. Form of conduct to this problem is plastic surgery, and thus it becomes essential that the treatment comes from the expert and experienced cosmetic surgeon.

It is important to know that the urinary tube, also known as urethra, develop between sixth and fourteenth weeks of pregnancy. However its growth can get interrupted if the male hormone is scarce. Consumption of progesterone by mother can be yet another reason for the development hypsopadius. In addition to these known reasons, the condition might occur due to unknown reasons. This particular disorder is a developmental issue and is least probable to be parental.

Treatment of Hypospadius

When it comes to the treatment of this condition, it is done through cosmetic surgery. Whether the objective of the surgery is to reshaping the urethra and leveling the penis or establish usual functioning of penis, we can provide the best treatment through our association with some of the most renowned and leading cosmetic surgeons. 99 percent of the Hypospadius surgeries performed by the cosmetic surgeon on our panel are successful.

Here are a few important things that you should know about the treatment of hypospadias:

  • Replenishing and removal of the foreskin is vital in cases where urethra has to be lengthened. This procedure is performed even in cases where ventral skin defect is found.
  • When the curvature of the penis has to straighten out, objective of the cosmetic surgery is to release fibrous bands lying beneath the skin. More sophisticated surgery might be needed when the problem is severe and harsh.
  • The best age for the treatment of this condition is between six and eighteen months. It is during this time that anesthesia can securely administered. In most cases, you can take the child home a few hours after the surgery. Simple, is not it? The entire duration for the surgical procedure lasts between one and three hours.
  • Insertion of catheter is a must for managing the discharge of the urine.
  • Most cosmetic surgeons recommend that the surgery for this condition should be done as early as possible. Chances of complications and risks are higher when your child has grown up.
  • It is important to know that the disease can be unfortunate and might hamper the future of your child if left untreated. If it is diagnosed then get it treated timely for fast recovery. After all, as a parent, you want to make sure that the future of your child is bright and promising.