Loss of penile length is a common complaint of men with Peyronie's disease (PD), both before and after corrective intervention, which has a significant negative effect on patient quality of life.
To examine possible etiology and treatment outcomes in 21 patients with glans necrosis following penile prosthesis implantation.
To study the surgical treatment of Peyronie's disease using a single incision in the tunica albuginea and fibrotic plaque and repair of the defect by bovine pericardium graft.
To discuss important points on medical history, preoperative evaluation, real expectations, and selection of the appropriate surgical procedure to improve patient satisfaction after surgical procedures for Peyronie's disease.
Peyronie's disease has been associated with penile shortening and some degree of erectile dysfunction.
Study Type--Therapy (practise pattern survey) Level of Evidence 3b. What's known on the subject? and What does the study add?