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CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 33  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 251-252

Priapism with penile gangrene: An unusual presentation of multiple myeloma


1 Department of Urology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Histopathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Sudheer Kumar Devana
Department of Urology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/iju.IJU_41_17

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Penile gangrene is very rare sequel of ischemic priapism. Previous published reports have shown its occurrence in patients with sickle cell disease, urethral carcinoma, bladder carcinoma, thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, idiopathic, traumatic, etc. Ischemic priapism with penile gangrene as an initial presentation of multiple myeloma has not been reported. We present a 44-year-old patient of multiple myeloma presenting with ischemic priapism and penile gangrene requiring partial penectomy.


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