Congenital Disorders

Pediatric Pearls: Heart Defects Among Boys With Hypospadias

  • AUTHOR:

    Scott T. Vergano, MD

    A 2-year-old boy presents with his parents to a pediatric clinic. He had previously been diagnosed with hypospadias. His parents explain that he has been showing symptoms of troubled breathing, excessive sweating, and tiredness.

    How do you advise your patient?

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