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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Electrocautery-induced gangrene of the glans penis in a child following circumcision.
However, glans penis was most commonly affected site in non-STU too, followed by penis (18.
Bannayan Riley Ruvalcaba Syndrome (BRRS) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by macrocephaly, intestinal hamartomatous polyposis, hyperpigmented macules of the glans penis and devolepmental delay.
Lantin and Thompson (7) suggested that PUCs are remnants of tissue that occur after the separation of the foreskin from the glans penis.
It typically involves only the corpora cavernosa and resulting in dorsal penile erection with the corpus spongiosum and glans penis remain soft and uninvolved (2).
Hypospadias is an abnormal urethral opening located on the ventrum of the penis proximal to the tip of the glans penis.
1,4,10,11) In his article, Gairdner quoted the Anatomist/Surgeon Hunter's description of the prepuce appearance in the foetus at eight weeks' gestation as a ring of thickened epithelium that grows distally over the base of the glans penis.
Balanitis is defined as the inflammation of the glans penis [1]; in uncircumcised males it is commonly associated with inflammation of the prepuce (posthitis), hence it is termed balanoposthitis.
At birth, the foreskin is adherent to the glans penis.
First of all, nuclear genetic markers have to be included into analyses, sampling in the zone of overlap has to be intensified, and morphological variation of glans penis is to be taken into consideration for these highly divergent sublineages.
When the patient awoke the next morning, he had a generalized skin eruption on his chin, trunk, buttocks, glans penis, and extremities (figure).
Tissue samples of approximately 1cm3 sizes were collected from three different regions - proximal sigmoid flexure (PsF), distal sigmoid flexure (DsF) and glans penis (GsP).