hypospadias hypospadias

Definition(s):

  • (n) an abnormal condition in males in which the urethra opens on the under surface of the penis

Usage(s):

  • Testicular defects formed a track from Montana to Iowa, hypospadias from Montana to Illinois.

News

  • Effective Epilepsy Drug Valproate May Cause Birth Defects

    Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The anti-seizure drug valproate has been shown to be extremely effective, but a new study has found that it increases the risk of pregnant women giving birth to a child with spina bifida or hypospadias when taken in higher doses. The finding allows for women who suffer from seizures to make a more informed decision when deciding if they want to ...
    on August 26, 2013     Source: redOrbit

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