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Penile fibrosis

Introduction: Penile fibrosis

Description of Penile fibrosis

Penile fibrosis (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
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Penile fibrosis: A disease of unknown etiology in which there are plaques or strands of dense fibrous tissue causing induration of the corpora cavernosa of the penis. The condition produces a painful deformity and is sometimes seen in cases of DUPUYTREN'S CONTRACTURE.
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Penile fibrosis: Related Topics

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Penile fibrosis as a Disease

Penile fibrosis: 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 fibrosis: Related Diseases

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

Causes of Penile fibrosis

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

  • Penile injury
  • Penile bleeding

Symptoms of Penile fibrosis (Peyronie's disease)

Some of the symptoms of Penile fibrosis incude:

Treatments for Penile fibrosis (Peyronie's disease)

Treatments for Penile fibrosis (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 fibrosis: For more treatment information about Penile fibrosis, see treatment of Peyronie's disease (Penile fibrosis)

Penile fibrosis: 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 ... (Source: excerpt from Peyronie's Disease: NIDDK)

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