Penile frenuloplasty: a simple and effective treatment for frenular pain or scarring

@article{Dockray2012PenileFA,
  title={Penile frenuloplasty: a simple and effective treatment for frenular pain or scarring},
  author={Judith Dockray and Alexander E T Finlayson and Gordon Muir},
  journal={BJU International},
  year={2012},
  volume={109}
}
Study Type – Therapy (case series) 
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