Strangulation injuries of the glans penis: a case series.

Bobby J. Buckner, Vasil Parousis, William Tarry, Stanley Zaslau

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Penile strangulation is a devastating injury with a spectrum of causes and possible outcomes. Causes can be intentional or unintentional. Objects such as ball bearings, rings, condoms, and rubberbands have caused this condition, as have hair and plastibell rings. This article describes the cases of five patients with strangulation injuries of the penis. For each case, the cause of strangulation, the treatment and the outcome are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)187-188
Number of pages2
JournalThe West Virginia medical journal
Issue number5
StatePublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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