Am I normal? A systematic review and construction of nomograms for flaccid and erect penis length and circumference in up to 15 521 men

@article{Veale2015AmIN,
  title={Am I normal? A systematic review and construction of nomograms for flaccid and erect penis length and circumference in up to 15 521 men},
  author={D. Veale and S. Miles and S. Bramley and G. Muir and J. Hodsoll},
  journal={BJU International},
  year={2015},
  volume={115}
}
OBJECTIVE To systematically review and create nomograms of flaccid and erect penile size measurements. [...] Key MethodMETHODS Study key eligibility criteria: measurement of penis size by a health professional using a standard procedure; a minimum of 50 participants per sample. EXCLUSION CRITERIA samples with a congenital or acquired penile abnormality, previous surgery, complaint of small penis size or erectile dysfunction.Expand
Average length of a flaccid and erect penis is published to help counsellors
  • J. Wise
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2015
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