glans penis


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glans penis

n.
A conical vascular body forming the distal end of the penis.

[New Latin glāns pēnis : Latin glāns, glans + Latin pēnis, genitive of pēnis, penis.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glans penis - the conical mass of erectile tissue that forms the head of the penis
glans - a small rounded structure; especially that at the end of the penis or clitoris
penis, phallus, member - the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
Translations
शिश्नमुंड
varpos galvavarpos galvutė

glans penis

nGlans f, → Eichel f
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Circumcised men have a lower risk of acquiring HIV because, following circumcision, the epithelium of the glans penis becomes keratinised, and keratinised epithelium is largely resistant to the passage of HIV-infected T-cells.
The penis is essentially composed of 3 cylindrical tubes-the paired corpora cavernosa and the urethra, housing the corpus spongiosum, which also forms the glans penis.
Demir E, Isen K, Buyukbayram H: Lymphangioma circumscriptum of the glans penis treated with advanced fluorescence technology pulsed light therapy: case report (Advanced fluorescence technology pulsed light ile tedavi edilen glans penis lenfanjioma sirkumskriptumu).
The main difference to other circumcision techniques is the application of a bell shaped plastic shield, the 'Plastibell', over the glans penis and the tying of a tight ligature around the bell and foreskin prior to amputation.
Lesions of the pediatric glans penis are uncommon but important for pediatric urological care.
Eid is the first in the industry to offer glans penis rejuvenation to penile implant patients (http://www.
Persistent exposure of the glans penis leads to congestion, discoloration and inflammation of tissue and impaired circulation.
Testis boyutlari Prader orsidometrisi (3) kullanilarak (Resim 1), penis boyu ise glans penis gerilerek simfizis pubisten glans ucuna kadar olan uzunluk olculerek hesaplandi (Resim 2).
Specimens from the coronal sulcus, glans penis, shaft, and scrotum were obtained for the assessment of HPV genotypes.
It works selectively on non-keratinized skin on the glans penis (head of the penis).
Infection caused by HPV may result in local infections and may appear as warty growths around the anus, vulva, or glans penis.
Laqueur's ignorance of male anatomy reaches laughable depths when he refers to infants fingering their glans penis.