A rare complication of circumcision: coronal penile amputation successfully treated by replantation and hyperbaric oxygen therapy
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- Çek, D., Sözübir, S., Güvenç, B. et al. Eur J Plast Surg (2001) 24: 307. doi:10.1007/s002380100293
Circumcision is one of the most common operations performed on male children worldwide. Although not technically difficult, it can result in a number of complications. We present a case of total amputation of the glans as a complication of circumcision. In this case, surgical treatment and hyperbaric oxygen therapy were used.