Penile gangrene associated with extensive kaposi's sarcoma in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

Lonnie T. Klein, Franklin C. Lowe

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Abstract

Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) of the penis is a well-recognized manifestation of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Extensive KS of the genitalia progressed and caused penile gangrene in 2 cases. Management is palliative with urinary diversion via percutaneous suprapubic cystostomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)425-428
Number of pages4
JournalUrology
Volume46
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1995
Externally publishedYes

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