dorsal artery of the penis

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dorsal artery of the penis

A branch of the internal pudendal artery; the dorsal arteries run inside the Buck fascia along the dorsal surface of the penis, on either side of the deep dorsal vein.
See also: artery
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With respect to technical repair, both superficial dorsal arteries were repaired in this case and no cavernosal arteries were repaired because the cavernosal arteries were not large enough.
Tewari and parakash indicated an H-shaped anastomosis between the right and left dorsal arteries of the penis [11], however this was not the case in our study since we showed that the anastomosis was a web-shape appearance.