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How To: Hypospadias Diapers (7832)

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How To: Hypospadias Diapers

1. The RN will print you a template to
use the first night in the hospital.
2. Set top of template over waste line
design on front of diaper.
3. Trace with marker
4. Cut out
5. Cut ~15-20 2 in pieces of white tape
(not foam tape).
6. “Petal” tape the diaper- goal is to
have no exposed area of diaper that
has been cut.
7. When Dr. Mckenna rounds in the
AM he will adjust the template as
needed per patient for home use.
Final Results: Penis should come
through diaper, but not scrotum.

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