Incidence and predictive factors of isolated neonatal penile glanular torsion.

@article{Sarkis2007IncidenceAP,
  title={Incidence and predictive factors of isolated neonatal penile glanular torsion.},
  author={Pierrot E Sarkis and Muthurajan Sadasivam},
  journal={Journal of pediatric urology},
  year={2007},
  volume={3 6},
  pages={495-9}
}
PURPOSE To determine the incidence of isolated neonatal penile glanular torsion, describe the basic characteristics, and explore the relationship between foreskin and glans torsion. METHODOLOGY A prospective survey was conducted of all male newborns admitted to nursery after delivery, or neonates less than 3 months presenting for circumcision. Cases with associated genital malformations were excluded. RESULTS The incidence of isolated neonatal penile torsion was 27% (95% CI: 22.2%-31.84… CONTINUE READING

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