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Boy with fish-mouth meatus
  1. Luisa Cortellazzo Wiel1,
  2. Federica Pederiva2,
  3. Marco Castagnetti3,
  4. Egidio Barbi1,4,
  5. Marco Pennesi4
  1. 1University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
  2. 2Department of Pediatric Surgery, Institute for Maternal and Child Health, IRCCS ‘Burlo Garofolo’, Trieste, Italy
  3. 3Section for Pediatric Urology, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy
  4. 4Department of Pediatrics, Institute for Maternal and Child Health, IRCCS ‘Burlo Garofolo’, Trieste, Italy
  1. Correspondence to Dr Federica Pederiva, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Institute for Maternal and Child Health, IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”, Trieste 34137, Italy; federica_pederiva{at}yahoo.it

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A 10-year-old boy was seen in the outpatient clinic for a phimosis. When the prepuce was retracted, a wide fish-mouth meatus with a cleft deep glandular groove was observed (figure 1).

Figure 1

Fish-mouth meatus visible after prepuce’s retraction.

A megameatus concealed by a normally developed …

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  • LCW and FP contributed equally.

  • Contributors LCW and FP wrote the first draft of the manuscript; MC, EB and MP edited the manuscript.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Parental/guardian consent obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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