Bilateral Circum-scrotal Z-plasties for Creation of Single Scrotal Sac in Cloacal Exstrophy with Widely Divergent Scrotal Sacs

Academic Article


  • © 2015 Elsevier Inc. Significant number of patients with cloacal exstrophy variants present with poorly developed scrotum. Widely divergent hypoplastic scrotal sacs pose a technical challenge for scrotal reconstruction. We describe a technique of bilateral Z-plasty for the creation of single scrotal sac in a patient with widely divergent, hypoplastic scrotal sacs.
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  • Urology  Journal
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  • Dangle PP; Billmire D; Schneck F; Grunwaldt LJ
  • Start Page

  • 808
  • End Page

  • 810
  • Volume

  • 86
  • Issue

  • 4