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
StatePublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes

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Gangrene
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Cystostomy
Urinary Diversion
Genitalia
Penis

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Penile gangrene associated with extensive Kaposi's sarcoma in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. / Klein, Lonnie T.; Lowe, Franklin C.

In: Urology, Vol. 46, No. 3, 1995, p. 425-428.

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