balanoposthitis


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balanoposthitis

[¦bal·ə·nō·päs′thīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the glans penis and of the prepuce.
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* Acute pseudomembranous glossitis was the commonest morphological type of the lesion encountered in this study (35%) followed by chronic erythematous candidiasis (22%), Angular cheilitis (21%), acute erythematous glossitis (19%), balanoposthitis (2%) and median rhomboid glossitis (1%).
Sexually transmitted infection (STI), HIV sero-positivity, balanoposthitis.
The etiology of balanoposthitis in diabetes is usually infectious.
In our study we observed that most common STI in males was balanoposthitis (candidial) followed by genital herpes and the least common was chancroid.
Histopathological evidence of suppurative inflammatory responses marked by neutrophil and monocyte infiltration was observed in the prepuce and preputial skin in posthitis and balanoposthitis. In testicular hypoplasia and cryptorchidism, the seminiferous tubules had reduced luminal diameters with complete absence of spermatogenic cell maturation stages.
Candidiasis and that too balanoposthitis was most common amongst fungal infections.
According to American Academy of Pediatrics, circumcision reduces the risk of UTI of infancy, phimosis, paraphimosis, balanoposthitis and future risk of penile cancer development2.
Surgical enlargement of preputial orifice is indicated if the animal is to be used for breeding, if phimosis contributes to balanoposthitis or phimosis interferes with normal micturition.
Total 70 [28%] Patients had STI Among 247 Adolescents Sexually Transmitted Infections Number of Patients Vulvovaginal Candidiasis 20 Genital Scabies 17 Genital Warts 10 Genital Herpes 6 Trichomonas vaginalis vaginitis 2 Bacterial vaginosis 5 Primary Syphilis 2 Secondary Syphilis 3 Early Latent Syphilis 1 Nongonococcal Urethritis 1 Balanoposthitis 3 SEXUAL CONTACT OF MALES HOMOSEXUAL 63% HETEROSEKUAL WITH GIRL 25% FRIENDS/FIANCE 6% HETEROSEXUAL WITH CSW 6% MARITAL SEXUAL CONTACT OF FEMALE MARITAL GONTACT (98%) CSW (2%) Note: Table made from pie chart.
Ablative erbium: YAG laser treatment of idiopathic chronic inflammatory non-cicatricial balanoposthitis (Zoon's disease)--a series of 20 patients with long-term outcome.
There was no balanoposthitis or neoplasia in the surrounding tissues.
Perianal streptococcal dermatitis associated with guttate psoriasis and/or balanoposthitis: a study of five cases.