Hypospadias repair with subcutaneous suture and tissue adhesive for surface closure

Haggai Tsur, Samuel Slutzky, Raphael Shafir

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Abstract

A combination of a running P.G. A. subcutane ous suture, reinforced by butylcyanoacrylate tis sue adhesive for surface bonding of the skin, has enabled us to reduce our rate of fistula forma tion by about 50 percent in hypospadias repairs by the Denis Browne two-stage or the Horton Devine one-stage procedure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)532-535
Number of pages4
JournalPlastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Volume64
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1979

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