Penile Fracture – Case Series


Penile Fracture – Case Series


1Ann Rhoda Abraham, 2Narayanasami Bharath, 3Arcot Rekha

1Junior resident, Saveetha medical college and hospital
2Assistant professor, Saveetha medical college and hospital
3Professor, Saveetha medical college and hospital


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Fracture of the penis is a misnomer, the cause being rupture of one or both of the tunica albuginea that covers the corpora cavernosa. It usually occurs following sexual intercourse or masturbation. Here we report 2 cases of penile fracture in our institution. Ultrasonography was done which confirmed the diagnosis. In both the cases, the urethra was intact. Exploration with evacuation of the hematoma and repair of the tunica albuginea was done.


Keywords: Penile fracture, penile trauma, corpora cavernosa rupture, penile anatomy, tunica albuginea, eggplant deformity, faux pas du coit, cavernosography

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Ann Rhoda Abraham, Narayanasami Bharath, Arcot Rekha. Penile Fracture – Case Series. International Journal of Case Reports, 2019 4:87. DOI: 10.28933/ijcr-2019-07-0805


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