Development of nodules on the glans penis due to hyaluronic acid filler injection

  title={Development of nodules on the glans penis due to hyaluronic acid filler injection},
  author={Hidetsugu Fukuda and Hiromi Endo and Jyoji Katsuzaki and Hideki Mukai},
  journal={European Journal of Dermatology},
Hyaluronic acid (HA) is one of the most widely used agents for reducing facial skin lines. However, injectable HA gel has also been used recently for glans penis augmentation. Herein, we report a case wherein glans penis nodules developed following injection of HA.A 35-year-old man presented with a 2-year history of an irregularly shaped nodule on his glans penis. He had undergone phimosiectomy 10 years previously and also underwent HA injection into his glans penis for glans penis augmentation… Expand
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