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International Journal of Public Health and Clinical Sciences (IJPHCS)
Open Access e-journal ISSN : 2289-7577

PENILE PARAFFINOMA: SURGICAL MANAGEMENT IS STILL THE BEST OPTION

Azizul H., Umaparan G.

Abstract


Background: Penile paraffinoma is a rare cause of penile swelling that occurs as a consequence of penile augmentation procedures which are performed by non-medical personnel without proper medical consultations. It is a serious condition that causes a negative impact on patients inflicted with it and it must be properly addressed.

This is a case report on a 32-year-old gentleman who presented with penile swelling and subsequently diagnosed with penile paraffinoma. This article describes the patient’s presentation and the surgical management which is the best treatment option available.

Keywords: penile, enlargement, augmentation, surgical, urology

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