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Table 2 Complications of 1st and 2nd stage substitution urethroplasty using buccal mucosal graft (N = number)

From: Outcome of staged buccal mucosal graft for repair of long segment anterior urethral stricture

Variable No
1st stage patients, N (%) 123
Mucosal site bleeding 5 (4.1%)
Oral numbness 7 (5.7%)
Graft contracture 11 (8.9%)
Mean time elapsed between 1st and 2nd stage (range) months 6.7 (6–10)
2nd stage patients, N (%) 105
Wound dehiscence 2 (1.9%)
Restricture 11 (10.5%)
Fistula 6 (5.7%)
Meatal stenosis 3 (2.7%)
Mean follow-up (range) months 34.7 (10–58)
Failure rate 22 (21%)
Success rate 83 (79%)