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An unusual perineal mass in a male cyclist

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Floyd, M.S., Hermans, B., Waterschoot, M. et al. An unusual perineal mass in a male cyclist. Int Urol Nephrol 48, 371–372 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-015-1198-3

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Keywords

  • Minocycline
  • Holmium
  • Holmium Laser
  • Cystic Dilatation
  • Perineal Pain