Search for dissertations about: "hypospadias surgery"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words hypospadias surgery.

  1. 1. Hypospadias Surgery. Clinical Aspects and Outcomes

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Ann Nozohoor Ekmark; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hypospadias; hypospadias repair; hypospadias surgery; hypospadias; hypospadias repair; chordee;

    Abstract : AbstractAim The aim of this thesis was to evaluate the treatment and follow-up of patients undergoing hypospadias surgery at the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Skåne University Hospital, Malmö, in an attempt to improve the overall care of these patients. It also aimed to investigate the tissue properties of the urethral plate and deep chordee in hypospadias patients with significant ventral curvature of the penile shaft. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hypospadias : Analysis of a complex genetic disorder

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

    Author : Ana Maria Beleza Meireles; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND: Hypospadias is a common inborn error of the male urethra that involves an abnormally placed urethral opening. Its complex etiology is largely elusive to date. Twin and familial studies highlight a genetic background in hypospadias. Environmental factors have also been identified, particularly the exposure to endocrine disrupters. READ MORE

  3. 3. Long-term perspectives on hypospadias

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Lisa Örtqvist; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Hypospadias, a multifactorial condition and one of the most common congenital malformations, has an incidence of 1/125 boys born. The infants are born with an ectopic meatus placed ventrally on the penis varying from a glanular to a perineal position, a cleaved prepuce, and often a penile curvature. READ MORE

  4. 4. Urothelial cell culturing : In vitro and in vivo studies in reconstructive pediatric surgery

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Magdalena Fossum; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hypospadias; Tissue Engineering; Urethra; Clinical Trials; Autologous Transplantation; Cell Culture; Urothelium; Fibroblasts; Smooth Muscle Cells; 3T3 Cells;

    Abstract : In Pediatric Surgery many malformations present underdevelopment of tissues and organs. When surgical treatment is needed, the reconstruction can sometimes be restricted because of shortage of tissue for the repair. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chronic inflammatory disease and its treatment during pregnancy

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna

    Author : Gabriella Bröms; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The decision to have children is often coupled with varying degrees of apprehension. Women with chronic disease often worry about how the disease itself or its treatment will affect pregnancy and the fetus. The aim of this thesis was to add to the current knowledge concerning pregnancy and birth outcomes in chronic inflammatory disease. READ MORE