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Penile, Scrotal, and Testicular Surgery

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Part of the Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences book series (SCRC)

Abstract

This chapter aims to provide useful information on penile, scrotal, and testicular surgical complications, risks, and consequences. For other associated procedures, refer to the relevant chapter and volume.

Keywords

Chronic Pain Spinal Anesthesia Wound Dehiscence Skin Necrosis Inguinal Canal 
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Further Reading, References, and Resources

General Urology

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Circumcision

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Bilateral Fixation of Testes/Exploration of the Testes

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Hydrocele Repair

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Epididymal Cyst Resection

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Orchidectomy

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Testicular Open Biopsy (Inguinal Approach)

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Varicocele repair

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Discipline of SurgeryRoyal Adelaide Hospital, University of AdelaideAdelaideAustralia
  2. 2.Royal Adelaide Hospital, University of AdelaideAdelaideAustralia

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