Scafoid megalourethra-a reliable surgical approach

Santiago Vallasciani, Pietro Atzori, Luisa Martini, Fabio Ferro

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Congenital megalourethra is a very rare malformation, which has 2 anatomical variants, scafoid and fusiform. The etiology of this malformation is still a matter of discussion. A surgical approach is proposed here, which has been successfully used in the case of a boy affected by scafoid megalourethra.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2128-2130
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2008


  • Congenital megalourethra
  • Scafoid
  • Surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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