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prepuce

 [pre´pūs]
foreskin. adj., adj prepu´tial.
prepuce of clitoris a fold capping the clitoris formed by union of the labia minora and the clitoris.

pre·puce

(prē'pūs), [TA]
A free fold of skin that covers the glans penis or clitoris.
Synonym(s): preputium [TA], foreskin
[L. praeputium, foreskin]

prepuce

/pre·puce/ (pre´pūs)
1. a covering fold of skin.
2. p. of penis.prepu´tial

prepuce of clitoris  a fold capping the clitoris, formed by union of the labia minora and the clitoris.
prepuce of penis  foreskin; the fold of skin covering the glans penis.

prepuce

(prē′pyo͞os′)
n.
1. See foreskin.
2. A loose fold of skin covering the glans clitoridis.

pre·pu′tial (-pyo͞o′shəl) adj.

prepuce

[prē′pyo̅o̅s]
Etymology: L, praeputium, foreskin
a fold of skin that forms a retractable cover, such as the foreskin of the penis or the fold around the clitoris. prepucial, preputial, adj.
The fleshy mucocutaneous tissue that covers an uncircumcised penis

pre·puce

(prē'pyūs) [TA]
The free fold of skin that covers the glans penis more or less completely.
Synonym(s): preputium [TA] , foreskin.
[L. praeputium, foreskin]

prepuce

See FORESKIN.

prepuce

the foreskin or fold of glandular and vascular tissue surrounding the tip of the mammalian penis. It folds back during copulation.

Prepuce

A fold like the foreskin that covers the clitoris; another name for foreskin.
Mentioned in: Circumcision

prepuce

an invagination of skin which covers the free portion of the penis in the non-erect state. In horses the invagination is a double one. In cattle called also pizzle.
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Such practices had ancient origins, it being reported that in Koranic times, the slashed prepuces of "unbelievers", collected up following battle, were held as trophies of victory.
Attention should be given to exclusion of cases of incomplete prepuce.
The darkening of the spirit is intimately related to the femininity of the male child, which appears as a defect in his masculinity, and is testified to by the presence of a prepuce.
Before h sounded the alarm, wrote a leading Georgia surgeon, "congenital phimosis and adherent prepuce, as a cause of paralysis, reflex muscular contraction, curvature of the spine and acquired deformity, escaped the notice of the profession.
Sunna Circumcision: this consists of the removal of the prepuce and glans clitoris.
The future prepuce begins to form at the same time as the urethra and is dependent on normal urethral development.
TABLE 1 Location of Primary Tumor in 45 Men With Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Penis Glans 25 (56%) Prepuce 12 (27%) Glans and prepuce 5 (11%) Penile shaft 3 (6%) TABLE 2 TNM Stage at Initial Presentation in 45 Men With Penile Carcinoma Tis T1 T2 T3 T4 Nx 9 10 6 - - N0 - 2 4 3 - N1 - 1 1 - - N2 - - 5 1 - N3 - 1 - 1 1 Twenty patients had primary lymphadenectomy (N0-N3), and 25 patients had clinically negative lymph nodes at diagnosis (Nx).
8FNS initiated after the redundant prepuce was circumcised by conventional techniques and wound bleeding was effectively controlled.
Une ablation partielle du prepuce a egalement ete realisee, liberant le meat uretral.
14] Among these 26 patients with penile lymphoma, 17 were located on the shaft, 5 on the glans penis, 3 on the prepuce and 1 with unidentified location.
On physical examination, we observed a 5 x 5-cm soft, painless and freely movable nodule on the prepuce (ventral face) (Fig.