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Management of penile zipper injury: A case report  (p.2204-6)

Management of penile zipper injury: A case report (p.2204-6)

Dilan Altintas Ural1, Alper Ural2
1Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
2Department of Plastic,Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
Copyright © 2020 by authors and Annals of Medical Research Publishing Inc.

Abstract

Penile zipper injury is the most common cause of penile damage in uncircumcised children. A 4-year-old uncircumcised child admitted to the emergency due to the injury of dorsal penis caused by the zipper of his trousers. A 3 cm length of penile skin was found to be captured by the teeth of the metal zipper. Herein, we reported our management of a penile zipper injury with proper follow up and a delayed circumcision procedure in an uncircumcised child.

Keywords: Circumcision; penil trauma; zipper  

 

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Annals of Medical Research is the scientific official journal of the Inonu University Faculty of Medicine. It is published monthly. The essential aim of the Annals of Medical Research is to publish scientifically high quality clinical and experimental research articles on fields of medicine which can contribute to the literature data. In addition, review articles, case reports, editorials, letters to the editors and manuscripts on publication ethics and medical history, which can contribute to the education and practices of physicians and health sector professionals within the scope of the journal’s target audience and which can increase the level of scientific communication between the authors and readers, are included in the scope of the journal.

 

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