Displacement of the urethral meatus


Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0100627

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0100627


Case Control
4590 455604

Phenotype Definition

A displacement of the external urethral orifice from its normal position (in males normally placed at the tip of glans penis, in females normally placed about 2.5 cm behind the glans clitoridis and immediately in front of that of the vagina). [HPO:sdoelken]

Phenotype Comment

Congenital misplacement of the urethral orifice is called hypospadias when it is located in the underside (ventral aspect) of the penis, and epispadias when located in the dorsum (upper aspect).

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Associated Diseases

ID Name Top Correlation
ICD: N486 Balanitis xerotica obliterans 1/20
ICD: R391 Other difficulties with micturition 2/20