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"Hypospadias" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A birth defect due to malformation of the URETHRA in which the urethral opening is below its normal location. In the male, the malformed urethra generally opens on the ventral surface of the PENIS or on the PERINEUM. In the female, the malformed urethral opening is in the VAGINA.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hypospadias" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hypospadias" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 50 publications over 26 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1999 and 2001 and 2010 and 2011 and 2014 and 2015 and 2016 and 2017 and 2022
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