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glans

[glanz]
(anatomy)
The conical body forming the distal end of the clitoris or penis.
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These result from a minor injury to the glans during the procedure with resulting scar forming between the glans and the cut edge of the foreskin.
The corpus spongiosum in females, as in males, has been shown to extend from the bilateral vestibular bulbs to the glans of the clitoris which also consists of spongious tissue (Van Turnhout, Hage, & Van Diest, 1995).
Most penile cancers are squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs), and most arise from the epithelium of the distal portion of the penis (including glans, coronal sulcus, and mucosal surface of the prepuce).
Within penis subsites, the glans was targeted more frequently than the shaft.
The foreskin is a highly vascular and sensitive piece of body tissue that covers the glans of the penis.
Venous malformation of the glans penis: efficacy of treatment with neodymium: yttruim-aluminum-garnet laser.
Persistent exposure of the glans penis leads to congestion, discoloration and inflammation of tissue and impaired circulation.
Specimens from the coronal sulcus, glans penis, shaft, and scrotum were obtained for the assessment of HPV genotypes.
A lot of men have small lumps around the edge of the glans or head of their penis.
In the meantime, the scrotal skin is reshaped into a closed tube which is grafted to the penile skin, to increase the depth of the vagina to be created, and the glans of the penis is reshaped and sewn into position to form the clitoris.
Demir E, Isen K, Buyukbayram H: Lymphangioma circumscriptum of the glans penis treated with advanced fluorescence technology pulsed light therapy: case report (Advanced fluorescence technology pulsed light ile tedavi edilen glans penis lenfanjioma sirkumskriptumu).