Total phallic reconstruction after penile amputation for donkey bite: Case report and review of the literature

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Francesco De Luca; Giulio Garaffa; Angela Maurizi; Emy Manzi; Carlo De Dominicis; David Ralph;
(2017)
  • Publisher: PAGEPress Publications
  • Journal: Archivio Italiano di Urologia e Andrologia (issn: 1124-3562, eissn: 2282-4197)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4081/aiua.2017.2.166
  • Subject: Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | Male genital trauma | Penis | Penis; Animal bite; Phalloplasty; Male genital trauma | Animal bite | Phalloplasty

There are very few reported cases of traumatic amputation of the male genitalia due to animal bite. The management involves thorough washout of the wounds, debridement, antibiotic prophylaxis, tetanus and rabies immunization followed by immediate reconstruction or prima... View more
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