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Table 4 Clinical characteristics of patients undergoing 2-stage BMG urethroplasty (N = 19)

From: Use of buccal mucosa grafts for urethral reconstruction in children: a retrospective cohort study

Characteristic N (%) or median [IQR]
Age at 1 st stage surgery 8.1 [2.8-16.0]
Duration of follow-up in months a 8.2 [5.4-18.3]
Age at follow-up in years a 21.3 [6.9-37.7]
Indication(s) for buccal repair b  
  Stenosis/Stricture 15 (79.0)
  Breakdown 6 (31.6)
  Diverticulum 5 (26.3)
  Chordee 2 (10.5)
  Fistula 6 (31.6)
Graft length in cm 3.8 [2.0-4.3]
  1. aN = 14 patients who underwent both stages and had follow-up.
  2. bNumbers add to >100% due to patients with multiple indications for repair.