Posthetomy


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Pos`thet´o`my


n.1.(Med.) Circumcision.
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Treatment of paraphimosis includes supporting the extended penis, manually replacing the penis in the preputial cavity, use of emollients to cover and protect the fragile exposed tissues, hydrotherapy, physiotherapy of the penis, use of broad spectrum antibiotics, and surgical interventions such as preputiotomy, phallopexy, posthetomy, and phallectomy (Lisa and Soon, 2008).