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January-June 2019| Vol 15| Issue 1

Original Article

Tubularized incised plate urethroplasty (Snodgrass procedure) for distal penile hypospadias: A regional center experience

Objective: Tubularized incised plate (TIP) urethroplasty has rapidly become the procedure of choice for repair of distal penile hypospadias (DPH) at most of the centers throughout the world. ...

Original Article

Split-thickness skin grafting: A modest technique for scrotal reconstruction in patients of Fournier’s gangrene

Background and Objectives: Fournier’s gangrene is rapidly progressive fulminating gangrene of the genitals and the perineum. The resulting skin loss can be covered by various techniques...

Original Article

Building capacity for aesthetic surgery in Nigeria: perspectives from the cosmetic surgery fellowship at the Ivo Pitanguy Institute Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Very little of cosmetic surgery procedures were done hitherto in most of the plastic surgery training institutions in Nigeria. The reasons for this are many. The practice and training is tilted sign...

Original Article

Management challenges of complicated lactational breast abscess in a tertiary health facility in a resource-constrained environment

Background: Lactational breast abscess, if not promptly and appropriately treated, can become complicated with associated destruction of breast skin and tissue that may necessitate breast res...

Case Report

Use of amnion graft and surgicel in vaginoplasty for secondary vaginal atresia: A case report

Vaginal atresia can be congenital or acquired. The tissue is virgin in primary vaginal atresia or agenesis, so various methods have been used with successful outcomes. On the other hand, one can exp...

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