Perineal area

Perineal area

The genital area between the vulva and anus in a woman, and between the scrotum and anus in a man.
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The exam includes the assessment of the vulva, perineal area and vaginal canal by manual examination.
Surgical Technique: Patient was positioned in a supine position with elevation of lower back to ensure good access to the perineal area and legs hanging from above in squatting position.
These include patients with facial or ulcerated hemangiomas, lesions that could threaten vision or the airway, those associated with other anomalies, or lesions in the perineal area or lumbosacral area, he added.
In severe cases, lesions like under development or absence of penis, failure of fusion of scrotum and failure of urethra to close in perineal area may be seen.
Wash perineal area with chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) dilution in water.
4) Lockwood described 4 locations of distal gubernacular attachment: pubic area, superficial inguinal area, saphenous area, and perineal area.
The child's mother, who was near the end of a pregnancy, also had a generalized rash, which included the perineal area.
Resolve 100 000 mA of soil, load, transport (distance about 25 km) and install in the perineal area
He was found to have erythematous scaling plaques involving his face, hands, feet, buttocks, and perineal area.
A soapy washcloth used under the clothing will get to the critical areas of armpits, perineal area and under the breasts," says Keith.
The perineal area is dense with collagen fibers which are initially resistant to stretching but relax when exposed to prolonged tension.