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penectomy. pe·nec·to·my. \pē-ˈnek-tə-mē\ noun.

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One-Stage Penectomy and Phalloplasty for Epithelioid Sarcoma of
Case Study of the Month. One-Stage Penectomy and Phalloplasty for Epithelioid. Sarcoma of the Penis in an Adolescent.
Partial or total penectomy
Occasional a local- regional lymphadenectomy is required, (ganglion extirpation) . The incision is performed in the penile or penile-scrotal skin (total penectomy).
Transsexuals and Nontranssexuals Do Not Differ In Prevalence of
Penile Cancer Management
Parachute Technique for Partial Penectomy
In this context, partial penectomy is the most commonly Technique: If partial penectomy is indicated, the present technique can bring additional benefits.

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Penis Amputee Receives No Damages in Kentucky Trial
Partial penectomy, or a partial removal of the penis; Mohs surgery, a precise surgery used to remove several types of skin cancer; laser and radiation therapies were all options when treating penile cancer, said Dr.
Cut-off penis case has people talking penile cancer
Delaying treatment can allow a localized cancer to spread, in some cases necessitating a partial or total "penectomy." What can guys do to hang on to their penises?
Man goes in for circumcision, wakes up without penis: What happened?
For this doctor to have started with a circumcision then done a penectomy goes far beyond what should have been performed in that first surgery. Did anyone explain to the patient the details of his surgery?
Male Reproductive System Disease: Penile Cancer
This is called a partial penectomy. For more severe tumors, total removal of the penis (total penectomy) is often necessary. A new opening is created in the groin area to allow urine to exit the body.
Predictive factors for recurrence in clinically localized squamous cell
The primary lesion was treated by circumcision, partial surgery or total penectomy. Disease relapse was defined by lymph node or metastatic involvement after three months from surgery.

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Penectomy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Penectomy is the practice of surgical removal of the penis for medical or personal reasons.
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Partial Penectomy in India - YouTube
Penectomy - BMEzine Encyclopedia
May 6, 2006 Penectomy is the complete (or sometimes partial) removal of the penis.
Although it is very rare the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be about 1530 new cases of penile cancer diagnosed this year.

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