Normal penile, scrotal, and perineal anatomy with reconstructive considerations

Moira E. Dwyer, Christopher Salgado, Deborah J. Lightner

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Abstract

A broad overview is provided of the normal anatomy of the male genitalia to offer the best surgical outcomes in cases related to congenital abnormalities, trauma, cancer-related extirpation, and aesthetics. Neural and vascular anatomy is discussed in depth due to its critical role in maintaining function and in assuring tissue viability.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)179-188
Number of pages10
JournalSeminars in Plastic Surgery
Volume25
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 12 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Anatomy
Male Genitalia
Tissue Survival
Esthetics
Blood Vessels
Wounds and Injuries
Neoplasms

Keywords

  • anatomy
  • corona
  • corpora cavernosa
  • corpora spongiosum
  • Penis
  • phallus
  • reconstruction
  • scrotum
  • testes
  • urethra

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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Normal penile, scrotal, and perineal anatomy with reconstructive considerations. / Dwyer, Moira E.; Salgado, Christopher; Lightner, Deborah J.

In: Seminars in Plastic Surgery, Vol. 25, No. 3, 12.09.2011, p. 179-188.

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Dwyer, Moira E. ; Salgado, Christopher ; Lightner, Deborah J. / Normal penile, scrotal, and perineal anatomy with reconstructive considerations. In: Seminars in Plastic Surgery. 2011 ; Vol. 25, No. 3. pp. 179-188.
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