Cowper's gland calcification: A new radiographic finding

J. M. White, Edward S. Amis, John J. Cronan

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Abstract

Cowper's gland calcification is reported in 3 elderly patients. The anatomy, pathology, and radiology of Cowper's glands are reviewed. Postulated etiologies of Cowper's gland calcification include ductal obstruction with stasis of secretions, infection with urea-splitting organisms, and sequelae of diabetes mellitus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)107-111
Number of pages5
JournalUrologic Radiology
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1983
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Calcification
  • Cowper's gland

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Cowper's gland calcification : A new radiographic finding. / White, J. M.; Amis, Edward S.; Cronan, John J.

In: Urologic Radiology, Vol. 5, No. 1, 12.1983, p. 107-111.

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White, JM, Amis, ES & Cronan, JJ 1983, 'Cowper's gland calcification: A new radiographic finding', Urologic Radiology, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 107-111. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02926781
White, J. M. ; Amis, Edward S. ; Cronan, John J. / Cowper's gland calcification : A new radiographic finding. In: Urologic Radiology. 1983 ; Vol. 5, No. 1. pp. 107-111.
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