Igloo Prepuce

  • Mohamed A. Baky Fahmy


Disproportionate preputial growth may be manifested by several variants and anomalies of the preputial configurations disparate from the normal alignment; such cases are rare and as it has no major affect in the normal function, it may pass unrecognised by the patient or even by the physician. Igloo like prepuce is a rare preputial anomaly with a ventrally directed phimotic orifice in which surgical correction may be warranted, but a simple circumcision alone would increase the deformity. Studying the various factors involved in its predisposition is essential for successful managing of this condition.


Disfigured prepuce Phimosis and postectomy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohamed A. Baky Fahmy
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  1. 1.Pediatric SurgeryAl Azher UniversityCairoEgypt

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