A hair tourniquet resulting in strangulation and amputation of penis
: case report and literature review.
Grade V Gangrene, necrosis, or complete amputation of penis
. Table 2: Presentation of various case reports with penile strangulation injury.
The spectrum of genital self-mutilation (GSM) diverges from a simple skin laceration to total castration of the testis and amputation of penis
as seen in this patient.
Those primary lesions which have extensively involved the shaft or directly infiltrated urethra or scrotum are treated by total amputation of penis
Franke and Rush (8) in 2007 reported a case of autocastration and amputation of penis
in a 20-year-old boy with delusion of sexual guilt.
CASE PRESENTATION--A 63 year old male patient, with long history of smoking, presented with a neglected penile lesion that led to auto amputation of penis
with disturbed urinary function [Fig 1].