Skin grafting of the penis

Hema J. Thakar, Daniel Dugi

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Abstract

Penile skin loss may occur after trauma, infection, or as a result of surgical resection. This article reviews indications for reconstruction of the penile skin, skin anatomy, and skin graft physiology. Choice of reconstructive options, skin grafting techniques, and complications of skin grafting are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)439-448
Number of pages10
JournalUrologic Clinics of North America
Volume40
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2013

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Skin Transplantation
Penis
Skin
Skin Physiological Phenomena
Anatomy
Transplants
Wounds and Injuries
Infection

Keywords

  • Fournier gangrene
  • Penile lymphedema
  • Penile reconstruction
  • Penile trauma
  • Skin grafting

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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Skin grafting of the penis. / Thakar, Hema J.; Dugi, Daniel.

In: Urologic Clinics of North America, Vol. 40, No. 3, 08.2013, p. 439-448.

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Thakar, Hema J. ; Dugi, Daniel. / Skin grafting of the penis. In: Urologic Clinics of North America. 2013 ; Vol. 40, No. 3. pp. 439-448.
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