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Smegma

Known as: Smegmas 
A foul-smelling accumulation of SEBUM and desquaminated epidermal cells, especially the cheesy substance found under the foreskin of the penis and at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The sensitivity (Se) and specificity (Sp) of different testing schemes were estimated for detecting Tritrichomonas foetus (T… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Background  Smegma is widely believed to cause penile, cervical and prostate cancer. This nearly ubiquitous myth continues to… Expand
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2004
2004
We describe a Mycobacterium smegmatis mutant with impaired biofilm and smegma formation. A gene homologous to Escherichia coli… Expand
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2003
2003
We present observations on an unusual tetratrichomonad species isolated from preputial smegma of virgin bulls. Ultrastructural… Expand
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2002
2002
Objective To evaluate knowledge about the foreskin and circumcision, and to understand the attitudes of parents to circumcision… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Epidemiological evidence suggests lack of neonatal circumcision as the strongest risk factor for penile cancer, but… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
  • J. Oster
  • Archives of disease in childhood
  • 1968
  • Corpus ID: 21718146
There are three decisive dates in the history of the prepuce: the year 1713 BC, in which Abraham is said to have been circumcised… Expand
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1963
1963
Circumcision and Carcinoma Colli Uteri in Macedonia, Yugoslavia. Results from a Field Study 
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1955
1955
 
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1949
1949
  • H. Sobel
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1949
  • Corpus ID: 43829926
Although triterpenoids have generally been associated with plant materials, several have been found in animals products. Lanolin… Expand
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