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Disease definition

Epispadias is a congenital genitourinary malformation belonging to the spectrum of the exstrophy-epispadias complex (EEC; see this term) and is characterized in males by an ectopic meatus or a mucosal strip in place of the urethra on the penile dorsum and in females by bifid clitoris and a variable cleft of the urethra.


  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial 
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: Q64.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0014588  C0563449
  • MeSH: D004842
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10015088

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