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glans

[glanz]
(anatomy)
The conical body forming the distal end of the clitoris or penis.
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Phimosis is often defined as a condition where the prepuce cannot be retracted over the glans penis without difficulty and pain.
Although in a previous study lower tactile thresholds were noted at the glans penis in circumcised men, the current investigation found no between-group differences in sensitivity across four stimulation types, lending no support to the widely accepted, but largely untested, keratinization hypothesis.
If the preputium skin could be fully retracted and the whole glans penis made visible without applying force, absence of phimosis was recorded.
Osca, "Laser treatment of glans penis hemangioma," European Urology, vol.
Here large, colorful tattoo designs and wording on the glans penis tattoos were described (28-29) which seemed to satisfy the inmate's flaunt of personal pain endurance.
In 30(60%) patients, glans penis were involved, while other parts involved were digits (hand and foot) in 12% , skin tags in 11(22%), umbilical hernia in 2(4%), meningocele in 1(2%).
The penis is essentially composed of 3 cylindrical tubes-the paired corpora cavernosa and the urethra, housing the corpus spongiosum, which also forms the glans penis.
Herein, we aim to describe baculum and glans penis morphology in three species of Ctenomys genus found in the southern Brazilian territory: Ctenomys torquatus Lichtenstein, 1830, Ctenomys minutus Nehring, 1887 and Ctenomys flamarioni Travi, 1981, in order to elucidate some more about the morphology of these inconspicuous species.
Kids were presented on day of birth to 6 months after birth for pinkish swelling posterior to the opening of glans penis.
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).
Lesions of the pediatric glans penis are uncommon but important for pediatric urological care.