Penile fracture

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Trauma to erect penis three hours earlier. Ultrasound to locate fracture site.

Patient Data

Age: 40 - 45 yrs
Gender: Male


Tunica ablugenia defect is seen in RIGHT corpus cavernosum in mid shaft of penis.

Defect size is about 6 mm.

Defect is on ventral aspect.

Local haemtoma is noted between right cavernosum and spongiosum.

Size about 7 x 6 mm

Proximal and distal shaft of penis shows normal corpus cavernosum and spongenosum, without defect

Case Discussion

Operated on same day.

USG findings confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 19366
Published: 1st Sep 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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