Sometimes hypospadias occurs alone and can be relatively minor in terms of the difficulties that it causes. It can also occur with other abnormalities of the penis. One of these is that boys with hypospadias can have a curved penis. They may have to urinate in a sitting position if this occurs. Sometimes the testicle is not fully descended and can cause problems later in life, such as with urinating while standing or it can interfere with intercourse. Sometimes hypospadias occurs without other conditions.
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