balanitis xerotica obliterans


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bal·a·ni·tis xe·ro·ti·ca ob·li·te·rans

lichen sclerosus et atrophicus of the glans penis, which may result in meatal stenosis.

balanitis xerotica obliterans

A condition characterised by white plaques on the glans penis and prepuce that arises in a background of phimosis, carcinoma in situ or invasive squamous cell carcinoma.

Balanitis xerotica obliterans (BXO)

A chronic, progressive, hardening skin inflammation of the penis.
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