Introducing the HOPE (Hypospadias Objective Penile Evaluation)-score: A validation study of an objective scoring system for evaluating cosmetic appearance in hypospadias patients

Fred van der Toorn*, Tom P. V. M. de Jong, Robert P. E. de Gier, Piet R. H. Callewaert, Eric H. J. R. van der Horst, Martijn G. Steffens, Piet Hoebeke, Rien J. M. Nijman, Nicol C. Bush, Katja P. Wolffenbuttel, Marleen M. C. van den Heijkant, Jan-Willem van Capelle, Mark Wildhagen, Reinier Timman, Jan J. V. Busschbach

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49 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1006-1016
JournalJournal of Pediatric Urology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2013


  • Hypospadias
  • Outcome assessment
  • Scoring system
  • Surgery

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