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Unformatted text preview: Disorders of the Male Genitalia Gender Health Vocabulary Words-Alphabetical • Balanitis-Bacterial or fungal infection in uncircumcised males; swelling of the glans; often seen with phimosis, in poorly controlled diabetes, or in Candida infection. • Balanoposthitis-inflammation of the glans and prepuce Cancers of the male genital • Penile-increased risk in uncircumcised males, and with poor hygiene; HPV infection can cause penile CA • Testicular-increased risk in cryptorchidism with elevated testicular temperature • Cryptorchidism-Failure of one or both testes to descend into the scrotum • Epispadius-Congenital defect resulting in the urethra opening on the dorsum of the penis • Hydrocele-Non-tender, smooth, firm mass; Fluid filled scrotum. • Hypospadius-Congenital defect with urethral opening on the ventral surface of the penis, rather than on the glans • Klinefelter Syndrome-Xxy ; hypogonadism, small scrotum, female pubic hair pattern, gynecomastia • Paraphimosis-inability to replace foreskin,...
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This note was uploaded on 01/03/2012 for the course DIAG 717 taught by Professor Killinger during the Summer '09 term at Palmer Chiropractic.

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