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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… 
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Review
2006
Review
2006
Background  Smegma is widely believed to cause penile, cervical and prostate cancer. This nearly ubiquitous myth continues to… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • S. Brinsko
  • The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine…
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 9964116
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Epidemiological evidence suggests lack of neonatal circumcision as the strongest risk factor for penile cancer, but… 
Review
1971
Review
1971
  • J. Oriel
  • The British journal of venereal diseases
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 1172112
Genital warts were known to the ancients, and many Greek and Roman writers referred to them. The early history of the disease has… 
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… 
1965
1965
The relationship of the circumcision status of the husbands of 110 women with diagnosed cancer of the cervix was studied. In… 
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…