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Penile Prostheses in Transgender Males

  • Krishna S. Vyas
  • Shane D. Morrison
  • Richard A. Santucci
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Abstract

Penile prostheses can be placed after phalloplasty in transmen to allow for rigidity. Protective sensation is generally thought of as one of the requirements prior to insertion of penile prosthesis. Complications can be substantial. In this chapter we discuss technical considerations for prosthetic placement and management of complications.

Keywords

Penile prosthetic Phalloplasty Transgender Complications 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Krishna S. Vyas
    • 1
  • Shane D. Morrison
    • 2
  • Richard A. Santucci
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Plastic SurgeryMayo ClinicRochesterUSA
  2. 2.Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of SurgeryUniversity of Washington Medical CenterSeattleUSA
  3. 3.Crane Surgical ServicesAustinUSA

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