preputial

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pre·puce

 (prē′pyo͞os′)
n.
1. See foreskin.
2. A loose fold of skin covering the glans clitoridis.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin praepūtium : possibly prae-, pre- + *pūtos, penis.]

pre·pu′tial (-pyo͞o′shəl) adj.
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Even if bacteria colonisation of the preputial sac continues, how the UTI risk reduces with age to the same rate as circumcised children has not been clearly explained.
coli is the dominant microorganism in the preputial sac.
This result renders the clinical importance of bacteria colonisation of the preputial sac controversial.