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glans

 [glanz] (pl. glan´des) (L.)
a small, rounded mass or glandlike body.
glans clito´ridis the erectile tissue on the free end of the clitoris.
glans pe´nis the cap-shaped expansion of the corpus spongiosum at the end of the penis.

glans pe·'nis

[TA]
the conic expansion of the corpus spongiosum that forms the head of the penis.
Synonym(s): balanus

glans penis

n.
A conical vascular body forming the distal end of the penis.

glans penis

the conical tip of the penis that covers the end of the corpora cavernosa penis and the corpus spongiosum like a cap. The urethral orifice is normally located at the distal tip of the glans penis. The corona glandis, the widest part of the glans penis, is around the base of the proximal portion. A fold of dark, thin, hairless skin forms the foreskin covering the glans penis.

glans

The flared cap of the penis which, in the normal uncircumcised penis, is covered by the foreskin when the penis is not erect.

glans pe·nis

(glanz pē'nis) [TA]
The conic expansion of the corpus spongiosum that forms the head of the penis.

Glans penis

The bulbous tip of the penis.
Mentioned in: Neurogenic Bladder

glans

pl. glandes [L.] a small, rounded mass or glandlike body.

glans clitoridis
the erectile tissue on the free end of the clitoris.
glans penis
the cap-shaped expansion of the corpus spongiosum at the end of the penis.
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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.