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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2016, Article ID 2450341, 4 pages
Case Report

Accurate Diagnosis of Severe Hypospadias Using 2D and 3D Ultrasounds

1Service of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Álvaro Cunqueiro Hospital, Vigo, Spain
2Service of Pediatrics, Álvaro Cunqueiro Hospital, Vigo, Spain

Received 21 June 2016; Revised 29 August 2016; Accepted 8 September 2016

Academic Editor: Svein Rasmussen

Copyright © 2016 Vanesa Rodríguez Fernández et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


The hypospadias is the most common urogenital anomaly of male neonates but the prenatal diagnosis of this is often missed before birth. We present the prenatal diagnosis of a severe penoscrotal hypospadias using 2D and 3D ultrasounds. 3D sonography allowed us the best evaluation of the genitals and their anatomical relations. This ample detailed study allowed us to show the findings to the parents and the pediatric surgeon and to configure the best information about the prognosis and surgical treatment.