sulcus

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sulcus

(sul -kŭs) (plural: sulci) an area of subparallel furrows and ridges on the surface of a planet or satellite. The word is used in the approved name of such a feature.

sulcus

[′səl·kəs]
(zoology)
A furrow or groove, especially one on the surface of the cerebrum.
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The coronal sulcus margin and cutaneous margin should be entirely examined when evaluating circumcision specimens.
Wound healing will be considered satisfactory when granulation tissue is evident from the wound margins and the final appearance is such that the glans is fully exposed and cut edge of prepuce is lying proximal to the coronal sulcus.
Physical examination revealed an indurated, 7 mm white to pink keratotic papule with a central depression near the coronal sulcus (figure).
It is thought that circumcision reduces penile HPV carriage at the urethra, coronal sulcus and shaft leading to a decreased incidence and increased clearance in female partners probably by lowering re-infection.