penectomy


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penectomy

 [pe-nek´to-me]
surgical removal of the penis.

phal·lec·to·my

(fal-ek'tŏ-mē),
Surgical removal of the penis.
Synonym(s): penectomy
[phall- + G. ektomē, excision]

penectomy

/pe·nec·to·my/ (pe-nek´tah-me) surgical removal of the penis.

penectomy

surgical removal of the penis.
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When the whole penectomy specimen is sent for frozen section, the pathologist must be sure that the proximal surgical margin is located upright in the frozen section.
Although reconstructive surgery is well established for patients with penectomy, an esthetically perfect penis has not been obtained.
A, A patient after radical penectomy for invasive squamous cell carcinoma being prepared for a minimally invasive videoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy.
10,34) The surgeries available for transwomen are orchiectomy, vaginoplasty, penectomy, breast augmentation, thyroid chondroplasty and voice surgery, and facial feminization.
Total penectomy, scrotal excision with bilateral implant of testes on thigh and perineal urethrostomy was done.
For example, the penile anatomy, closure of corporotomy defects, and development of tissue planes learned during implantation of an inflatable penile prosthesis (a non-core procedure) would nonetheless be very applicable for a core procedure such as partial penectomy.
The Eunuch Archive is an online community of individuals with exceptional interest in castration and penectomy.
Treatment is complicated and ranges from conservative measures to more aggressive approaches such as penectomy.
As DSM-IV-TR notes, "[s]ome males with Gender Identity Disorder resort to self-treatment with hormones and may very rarely perform their own castration or penectomy.
In the past, total penectomy was widely practiced, but it was associated with significant psychological consequences to body image and masculinity.
New York City requires either vaginoplasty or phalloplasty, while New York State permits reclassification when the person has undergone penectomy or hysterectomy and mastectomy.
mostly partial penectomy, but also some glansectomy and laser therapy) emphasises the centrality of the penis to sexual and social functioning and indeed to quality of life.