balanitis


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balanitis

(ˌbæləˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) med inflammation of the glans penis, usually due to infection
[from New Latin balanus, from Greek balanos acorn + -itis]
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Noun1.balanitis - inflammation of the head of the penis
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

bal·a·ni·tis

n. balanitis, infl. del glande gen. acompañada de infl. del prepucio.

balanitis

n balanitis f
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Comparison of the efficacy and safety of oral fluconazole and topical clotrimazole in patients with candida balanitis.
EGLs were categorized as condyloma, suggestive of condyloma (very early condylomas that have some but have not yet developed all of the pathological features of condyloma), PeIN, or not HPV-related (such as skin tags, seborrheic keratosis, chronic balanitis, Molluscum contagiosum), according to criteria previously published.
Dermatitis-related ulcer, scabies related ulcer, and Zoon's balanitis (plasma cell balanitis) were most common non-STU.
For dapagliflozin, includes vulvovaginal mycotic infection, vaginal infection, balanitis, genital infection fungal, vulvovaginal candidiasis, vulvovaginitis, balanitis Candida, genital candidiasis, genital infection, genital infection male, penile infection, vulvitis, balanoposthitis, balano-posthitis infective, genitourinary tract infection, posthitis, vaginitis bacterial, and vulval abscess.
The Act does not define the term 'medical reasons' but it is assumed that the rationale is to address either an immediate health condition such as a urinary tract infection, [8] or a condition the child may be at risk for in the future, such as HIV infection, other sexually transmitted infections, genital cancers and balanitis.
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.
6 Balanitis, an infection of the tip of the penis, or an STI.
Balanitis is defined as inflammation of the glans penis, while posthitis implies inflammation of the prepuce.
It transpired that Freddie had Spelt Balanitis, an infection which had led to Sepsis.
Race White 7 (13) 0 (--) Black 44 (85) 15 (100) Asian 0 (--) 0 (--) Other 1 (2) 0 (--) Ethnicity Non-Hispanic 52 (100) 15 (100) Hispanic 0 (--) 0 (--) Sexual orientation Heterosexual 52 (100) 14 (93) Homosexual 0 (--) 0 (--) Bisexual 0 (--) 1 (7) Symptoms Discharge and/or dysuria 51 (98) 14 (93) No discharge or dysuria 1 (2) 0 (--) Balanitis 0 (--) 1 (7) History of self-reported or confirmed episode of previous Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection (lifetime) Yes 27 (52) 5 (33) No 25 (48) 10 (67) No.