Successful Replantation of Amputated Penile Shaft following Industrial Injury

M Salehipour, A Ariafar

Abstract


Penile amputation is an uncommon urological emergency. Although rare, traumatic amputation of penis is a challenging injury to treat. However, modern microsurgical reconstruction techniques have improved success rate of penile replantation and become the procedure of choice for managing these patients. Herein, we report on a case of penile amputation following an industrial accident.

Keywords


Amputation, traumatic; Safety, occupational; Replantation; Industrial accident; Occupational accident




 pISSN: 2008-6520
 eISSN: 2008-6814

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