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Penile curvature

Introduction: Penile curvature

Description of Penile curvature

Penile curvature (medical condition): Hard lump on the penis often causing bending....more »

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Peyronie's disease:
  »Introduction: Peyronie's disease
  »Symptoms of Peyronie's disease
  »Causes of Peyronie's disease
  »Treatments for Peyronie's disease

Penile curvature: Related Topics

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Penile curvature: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Penile curvature is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Penile curvature, or a subtype of Penile curvature, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Penile curvature as a Disease

Penile curvature: Another name for Peyronie's disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Peyronie's disease
  »Symptoms of Peyronie's disease
  »Causes of Peyronie's disease
  »Treatments for Peyronie's disease

Penile curvature: Related Diseases

Penile curvature: Penile curvature is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Penile curvature

Some of the causes of Penile curvature are included in the list below:

  • Penile injury
  • Penile bleeding

Symptoms of Penile curvature (Peyronie's disease)

Some of the symptoms of Penile curvature incude:

Treatments for Penile curvature (Peyronie's disease)

Treatments for Penile curvature (Peyronie's disease) include:

  • Watchful waiting - some cases resolve and others are mild enough to not need treatment.
  • Surgery
  • Nesbit procedure (surgery)
  • Surgical grafting
  • Penile implants

Treatment of Penile curvature: For more treatment information about Penile curvature, see treatment of Peyronie's disease (Penile curvature)

Penile curvature: Article Excerpts about Peyronie's disease

Peyronie's disease, a condition of uncertain cause, is characterized by a plaque, or hard lump, that forms on the penis. The... (Source: excerpt from Peyronie's Disease: NIDDK)

Penile curvature as a Symptom

Penile curvature (symptom): Another name for Bent penis.
  »Introduction: Bent penis
  »Causes of Bent penis

Penile curvature (symptom): Abnormal bending or curvature of the penis...more »

More information on symptom: Bent penis:

Penile curvature: Related Disease Topics

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Source - NIH

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