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Surgical repair of a ventral penile fracture: a case report


Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatal Care
Youssef Kadouri,1 Jihad Lakssir,2 Zakaria Sahnoun,2 Ahmed Ibrahimi,2 Hachem EL Sayegh,2 Yassine Nouini2

Abstract

Ventral fracture of the penis, although rare, is a medical emergency requiring immediate attention. This injury usually results from direct trauma to the erect penis and can lead to serious complications if not treated promptly. Initially, it requires an attentive clinical assessment and habitually, it is completed with ultrasound to characterize more the fracture and help with the surgical approach. Through this case report, we will present a case about a delicate localization of the fracture, and we will discuss the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for this condition. 

Keywords

Ventral penile fracture, Surgical repair

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