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prepuce

1. the retractable fold of skin covering the tip of the penis
2. a similar fold of skin covering the tip of the clitoris

prepuce

[′prēp·əs]
(anatomy)
The foreskin of the penis, a fold of skin covering the glans penis.
A similar fold over the glans clitoridis.
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coli and other uropathogens generally colonise the inner preputium rather than the outer surface of the skin.18,19 Especially in the early years of life, e.coli is the dominant microorganism in the preputial sac.6,19,20,21 Some studies have reported that gram- negative microorganisms rapidly reduce with age and are almost never found on children over age 5.12,15,22,23 While the dominant microorganism in our patient group (median age 5 years) was enterococcus, e.
Once penis prolapse was obtained by intravenous administration with acepromazine 30 [micro]g/kg, palpation of the penis revealed a diffuse thickening of the penile shaft with multiple ulcerations involving the inner and outer laminae of the preputial fold.
Physical examination revealed swollen, hard preputial tissue touching the ground with maggot infestation (Fig.1).
An adequate wide transverse inner preputial, preferably trapezoid was taken as the flap and was raised on the vascular pedicle taking care not to damage the vascularity up to the base or root of penis.
A genitourinary exam during puberty is recommended to ensure preputial retractability and hygiene, and counsel regarding HPV vaccination and safe sexual practices (Grade D).
We found that TBBPA magnified concentrations of [sup.14]C-BPA in the heart, lung, kidney, and blood serum of mice, as well as in the uterus and ovary of females and in the testis, epididymis, VC gland, and preputial gland of males.
The presenting complaints of these patients with candidal balanoposthitis were preputial fissuring, itching, pain, burning sensation, burning micturition, painful coitus, inability in retracting the prepuce, phimosis, depigmentation and subpreputial discharge.
Narrowed urethral process and preputial orifice were amputated and penile urethra was catheterized with sterile infant feeding tube (no.8) (Fig.
In this case, a substitution urethroplasty with preputial skin flap was done because of buccal mucosa being unusable.
Urine samples were obtained through preputial massage, and rumen fluid was obtained by aspiration through rumen canula.
Either a circumcised appearance of the penis or if the parents opt for preputial reconstruction, a foreskin that is complete circumferentially and easily retractable
Of the presenting signs, tenesmus and constipation was the most common symptom observed in all dogs, followed by inappetence in 50%, hemorrhagic preputial discharge and hematuria in 30% and abnormal gait in 20% of dogs.