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Surgical correction of severe Peyronie's disease without plaque excision.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1478228     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report 7 cases of severe Peyronie's disease treated with a modified surgical technique of the one described in 1989. This second version consists of making only one I-shaped incision on the dorsal face of the penis, in order to relax and create a defect in the tunica albuginea, which is then covered with a patch of human lyophilized dura mater. The plastic and sexual results were identical to the ones described previously, but the operative time was shortened. This type of surgery is indicated to correct severe angulation and shortening of the penis in men with normal sexual lives.
J S Sampaio; A Passarinho; A G Oliveira; J Cristino; A Madeira; P Cardoso; N Bello
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European urology     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0302-2838     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. Urol.     Publication Date:  1992  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-02-05     Completed Date:  1993-02-05     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7512719     Medline TA:  Eur Urol     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  130-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Service of Urology, Hospital Curry Cabral, Lisbon, Portugal.
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MeSH Terms
Follow-Up Studies
Middle Aged
Penile Induration / surgery*
Surgical Procedures, Operative / methods

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