Appendicitis and low-flow priapism in children.

  title={Appendicitis and low-flow priapism in children.},
  author={Gideon Sandler and Soundappan V S Soundappan and Danny T Cass},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  volume={43 11},
Priapism is a sustained erection that is maintained for over 4 hours in the absence of sexual stimulation [Postgrad Med J. 2006;82(964):89-94; J Urol. 2003;170:1318-1324]. Distinction is made between low- and high-flow variants [J Urol. 2003;170:1318-1324; Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2002;25(4):326-329]. Low-flow priapism (LFP) and acute appendicitis are… CONTINUE READING