Singh, Vishwajeet; Singh, Krishna Murari; Sinha, Rahul Janak
January 2010
Urology Journal;Nov2010, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p15
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 16-year-old boy with increasing painless swelling between the testes. The patient has undergone a two-stage Denis-Browne repair of congenital proximal hypospadias, open surgical removal of the calculus, and excision of the diverticulum in all the same session. However, the patient has diverticulum with calculus formation after hypospadias repair and prompted physicians to conduct an open surgical removal of the tricholithobezoar followed by diverticulectomy.


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